Sadly there is little available in the book stores in the way of reading material for paintball enthusiasts. Fortunately, this is not the case anymore with PAINTBALLER: The Paintball Book, written by authors Ritch, Telford, Romain and Manière. This is a book that will delight all paintball fanatics, novices, and experts alike. The book is in paperback form and has 244 action packed pages, followed up with over four hundred original pictures and illustrations.
If you are new to paintballing and want to know more about the sport this is the book for you. The book covers paintball activities in the United States, UK, and Europe. If you’re a newcomer to the game of paintballing this book will dissect the game for you to help you understand the world of paintballing in incredible detail. Every tiny aspect of the game is detailed from the start to the victory. The book has a selection of twenty symbolic players and all the best teams that have dominated the world stage over the last few years. This is a book for those who live for paintball and those who want to follow people who live the tournament life. If you have paintballing in your blood you’ll need this book on your book shelf.
Step by step evolution of the game
This book is a must for any paintball player, enthusiast, or those who want to know more about the fascinating game. The book will take you through a step by step evolution of paintballing. Follow along as the tactics and paintball gear advance, and watch the sport grow since its introduction some thirty years ago. The authors: Ritch, Telford, Romain, and Manière capture one amazing scene after another. The authors know their stuff, as they all have been employed by the best paintball magazines for ten years and this book is testament to their knowledge and the amazing places they visited and photographed over their careers.
Photos and images
The pictures and images will captivate all as readers go from page to page. The photos bring paintball to life. The reader can curl up on the sofa and be immediately transported to one of the tournaments; this book is that good. You don’t need to be a novice to enjoy this book; experts alike will enjoy reading this book as well, why, because the book delivers something for everybody. It meets the expectations of all and gives in depth information followed up with quality images and photos.
You can cover the sport from its concept when paintball was just played in the woods and follow the sport to today where it is played on the turf and with air bunkers. The narration is in language the expert and novice can understand and enjoy to appreciate the world of paintball which has grown considerably across the United States, UK and Europe to have become an internationally important sport.
The cons: Only available in paperback form.
The pros: The book is an easy and informative read backed up by quality illustrations and images. It is definitely a must for anyone who likes paintballing.