The main rule of thumb for paintballing is to leave as little skin exposed as possible – those paintballs can really sting – so avoid vests and anything with short sleeves and instead wear a jumper, hoody or a long-sleeved t-shirt.
What do professional paintball players wear?
Pros usually wear either a shirt, or a padded playing shirt plus the jersey with built in padding, Elbow and Knee Pads. That is about the extent of their actual padding other then that it’s all about getting used to it.
What should I wear to paintball the first time?
We recommend wearing casual clothing that’s easy to manoeuvre in. Hoodies and thick clothing is ideal to take away the sting of the paintballs. We suggest tracksuit bottoms, joggers and jeans, again thick attire that’s easy to move in.
What do you wear under paintball coveralls?
T-shirt and possibly a light hoodie. If you’re looking for maximum protection on the field, wearing a light hoodie underneath the suit we give you will give you added protection from the sting of the bullets!
Do pro paintball players wear chest protectors?
No, most of them don’t wear chest protectors. They wear elbow/knee pads.
What do I wear to paintball so it doesn’t hurt?
Wear Layers or Padding
Wearing layers or padding can help cushion the impact of a paintball hitting you. If it is not too hot, you can wear layers of clothing to give yourself some padding. Layers are good because if you end up getting too hot, you can always take a layer off.
Can you wear jeans paintballing?
Paintball can expose your legs to a variety of elements depending on where you are playing i.e.; thorns, twigs, rocks and dirt that can cause you to scratch your legs and knees up a bit. … Many players wear dark/ loose sweat pants, jeans, bdu cargo pants, jump suits or paintball specific pants.
Will my clothes get ruined at paintball?
Paintballs are nonstaining, nontoxic, and biodegradable. As such, the paintball fill will not permanently stain your clothes. Your clothes can be laundered as normal to remove any paint residue.
Can a paintball break a bone?
It makes them extremely hard, because the liquid paint gets frozen, it’s almost like you’re shooting balls of ice. It’s extremely dangerous and possible to break bones and severely injure somebody by shooting frozen.
How do you protect your balls in paintball?
Definitely cover your nuts. I didn’t have a cup but I would wear a pair of heavy gym/basketball shorts under my pants for extra protection. YOu might also want to invest in a neck protector. The rest you don’t really have to cover.