Kids Paintball is a safe and fun activity for children. Paintball is a popular and exciting sport that people of all ages can enjoy. It is an excellent way for kids to develop their teamwork and strategy skills and improve their physical agility and coordination. Parents often have concerns about the safety of their children when playing kids paintball. Still, it is safe when the proper precautions are taken, and children as young as ten can play at the Yorkshire Outdoor Activity Park.
In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of kid’s paintball and address common concerns that parents may have about their children’s safety while highlighting the sport’s fun aspect.
The Benefits of Kids Paintball
- Improves Physical Fitness
Paintball is a fast-paced and physically demanding sport that requires participants to run, duck and dive to avoid getting hit by paintballs. This means kids who participate in paintball will get a great workout and improve their overall physical fitness. Our kids don’t spend the time outside like we did when we were kids, and that’s a shame. Paintball is the perfect solution. They will get exercise and won’t even know it.
- Develops Teamwork and Strategy Skills
Paintball is a team sport, meaning kids must work together to achieve the goal and ultimately win the game. This can help children develop essential teamwork skills, such as communication, cooperation and problem-solving, as they must show each of these skills during a paintball event. Additionally, paintball requires players to think critically and make split-second decisions, which can help children improve their strategic thinking. Think fast, get low and blast the opposition. It doesn’t get better than that.
- Provides an Exciting Outlet for Energy and Aggression
Kids can be full of energy and sometimes need a way to release it safely. I suppose the same applies to adults as well. Paintball provides a fun and exciting outlet for kids to burn off their energy and aggression, without causing any harm to themselves or others and best of all, they will be tired out and probably ask you if they can go to bed at 7 p.m.
Safety Precautions for Kids Paintball
- Proper Protective Gear
We provide all the proper protective gear to ensure the safety of children who participate in paintball. This includes a paintball mask and a coverall. The coverall is camo so that they can blend into the background.
- Our staff marshals all paintball events.
Children who participate in paintball must be supervised at all times. Leave that to us. Our staff have vast experience with dealing with Kid’s Paintball games. Our marshals will ensure that your children are playing by the rules and not engaging in unsafe behaviour.
- Age Appropriate Guns
Paintball guns and equipment are designed for different age groups, with some being more appropriate for children and others for adults. You may remember as a parent when you went paintballing as a teenager and returned with all sorts of bruises. The kid’s paintball is nothing like that. The kid’s paintball guns that we use fire at around 1/15th of the impact of a paintball gun that you might have used in the past.
- Follow the Rules
Paintball is a sport, and sports have rules. Children must follow these rules to ensure their safety. Our staff closely supervise every second of the games to ensure everyone plays by the rules and enjoys a safe and fun event.
Experience the Excitement of Kid’s Paintball at Yorkshire Outdoor Activity Park
Yorkshire Outdoor Activity Park is the perfect place for kids to enjoy a fun and safe paintball experience. Our venue is equipped with all the necessary safety gear and equipment, and our experienced staff are on hand to ensure that your children follow all the rules and play safely and responsibly. Why should kids play outside?
Book Your Kid’s Paintball Adventure Today
So, Kids Paintball is a safe and fun activity for children. Parents can book their children’s paintball adventure online using our online booking system, or by telephone on 01757 289322. We guarantee your children will have a great time and leave with a sense of accomplishment and a massive smile.
Book Kids Paintball (10 Players)
We try to keep all Kids groups exclusive, however at peak times of the year this may not possible.
The minimum group size is 10 players for Junior Paintball, there is no maximum number.
It is £22.50 per player. (10% Discount for 10am Slot)
This gives all equipment needed and also 300 paintballs per participant.
All players must be school year 5 and above.