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#1 shadow4437

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Posted 04 November 2009 - 09:33 PM

So my local field is a terrible place, woodchips for a playing surface, bunkers are hardly inflated, staff lack the proper education, etc. Should I continue to go there as it is closer, and spend about 70 for a case/all day air/entry, or go to a farther away field with better players/bunkers/grass that is a 30 minute drive? Stupid question perhaps, but I would like an answer.
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Posted 04 November 2009 - 09:37 PM

30 minute drive aint shit... If its a better field with better players and staff, definately go there... There are people here that have to drive even ALOT farther than that just to play for a day...
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Posted 04 November 2009 - 09:39 PM

Yippers my commute is 45 to 90 minutes depending on what field I go to....



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Posted 04 November 2009 - 09:40 PM

Ya, 30 min. is nothing, it takes me at least 30 min. to get to school every day.
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Posted 04 November 2009 - 09:58 PM

Posted Image um news flash bud my field that our team plays at is a 2h drive for me you try making that every other weekend

lucky for me my car gets like 25 mpg and almost 30 hwy

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Posted 05 November 2009 - 01:34 AM

I'd go to the place 30 minutes away. It sounds like it would be worth the drive.

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Posted 05 November 2009 - 09:22 AM

My field is only 10 minutes away and it's great, but the prices are crazy! Only $14 to get in but $90 for a case!!!!!
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Posted 05 November 2009 - 10:35 AM

30min away is totally worth it for having a better time playing. Hell a few hours is worth it for a good day of paintball.
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Posted 05 November 2009 - 05:06 PM

Its 30 minets away to the shitty feild for me. :( But go for the longer drive. It will give you more time to remember the awesome time you had playing paintball!
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Posted 05 November 2009 - 05:11 PM

Try having to drive 2 hours to practice 3 times a week, yeah, I played for that team for 2 days :D
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Posted 05 November 2009 - 05:31 PM

I have to drive 2 hours to get to an official field. To play a woodsball field I usually have to drive an hour. Once a month we have a game 15 mins away from me, but thats only 1 time a month and I play every weekend.

Just curious... Do you live in NM? Because that sounds just like a couple fields in the Albuquerque area...
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Posted 05 November 2009 - 08:01 PM

Its not so much about the travel, its about the players go to were ever it is that the best players play, you'll learn twice as quick. I got shot up so bad my first season most guys didn't think i'd last but the next season it was the other way around, because i learned from the best around




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