What Is Streetball?

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With all the different ways there are to play Paintball, Streetball is one of the most fun. Streetball is a format where players of all skill levels are placed together on the same team. Every team will be a mix of higher & lower ranked players competing alongside one another. It is designed to be a more laid back format than what you’d expect from an NXL Xball match but still gets intense. I mean, who doesn’t want to win?

Streetball has been around forever in Paintball but was popularized as a tournament format in the late 2000s by Team Vicious with their annual Vicious Streetball Tournaments.

Players are chosen at random from all divisions and skill levels to fill out each team. Each team will consist of high level players alongside newer players which brings a unique dynamic to the game. Not too often do D5 players get the chance to play alongside Pro & top divisional players. It’s an opportunity for newer players to really breakout and show what they can do against the big guys!

Paintball can sometimes get clicky with everyone playing on different teams & competing against each other. Streetball breaks down those barriers & allows players to meet and play with new people of all different skill levels. Playing with new people allows you to learn & grow as a player and can help take your game to the next level!

 

How does Streetball sound to you? 

Do you want this format played at your local field?

Would you want to see an official Bunkerkings Streetball event?

 

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10 comments

  • Posted on by Joshua Grayson
    Best idea that ever came to paintball. Everyone from any skill level gets the chance to play along side their heros, learn from the best, improve their skills, nobody feels left out and most importantly everyone gets a chance to ENJOY the game of paintball. We need to do as much as possible to help grow the sport and make EVERYONE from rookies to vets feel comfortable on and off the field.
  • Posted on by Joshua Grayson
    Best idea that ever came to paintball. Everyone from any skill level gets the chance to play along side their heros, learn from the best, improve their skills, nobody feels left out and most importantly everyone gets a chance to ENJOY the game of paintball. We need to do as much as possible to help grow the sport and make EVERYONE from rookies to vets feel comfortable on and off the field.
  • Posted on by Steve Birchfield
    Yeah this is a great idea. I would love to do something like this.
  • Posted on by Francisco
    It is the best thing that could have happened, so you will play hand in hand with pro players, and it will encourage you to play better and have much more fun, since we see them as something unattainable
  • Posted on by Nate Burger
    Davis paintball in Davis CA has random draw 3 man tournaments all the time. It’s also just mech and pump so everyone has a chance to win!

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