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Chronological History of Paintball in Singapore
« on: 21 December 2010, 06:28:44 PM »
Below is a list of significant events and statistics in the short history of Singapore paintball. These dates have been compiled from online sources, with the help of industry and player accounts. If you have details you think should be added to this time-line please post a message in this thread with the item to be added, names, dates and source of information (eg. web address link, news article link). We will do our best to verify the dates and information for inclusion in the list. Thank you.

First Paintball Fields in Singapore:
Tactical Action Games T.A.G
NTUC Chalets
Date Opened: 1999

Power Paintball Park (Sentosa)
Date Opened:1999

Early Paintball Fields in Singapore:
Field Name Unknown (Tao Payoh)
Date Opened:?

First Paintball Team:
Nightmare formed by Bill Fisher aka Bill the Fish or Bill Ikan circa 1996-1999
Bill went on to design Power Paintball Park having run a field in Essex in England
*Note it is also reported that Ken Koh, James & William Lim also had some form of team and played events overseas.

More Local Paintball Fields
Cross Fire @ Discover Center Jurong
Date Opened: 2005

Paintball Association (Singapore) formed:
Date: Dec 2007

First Speedball Sup'Airball Field in Singapore

Red Dynasty
Bottle Tree Park Yishun
Date Opened: Dec 2007

First Tournament Team in Singapore
Red Sevens

First Tournament Event in Singapore:
Singapore Novice Series held at Red Dynasty
Division: Novice 3 man Hopper-ball
Date: 30th March 2008
Champions: Redlords

First 8 Tournament Teams in Singapore (2008):
1 Red Sevens
2 Death Maverick
3 Carnage
4 Redlords
5 Hot Fuzz
6 PSG Warfreakz
7 Wargh!Dogs
8 Team Kamikaze

Sources:
http://www.paintball.com.sg/h_faq.html
http://www.redsevenspaintball.com/paintballsingapore.html
http://singaporepaintball.blogspot.com/
http://www.singaporeplayground.com/2009/06/singapore-discover-centre.html
http://www.weplaypaintball.com/
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