The first BGP-5 will be held on Sept 1st. This will be a winter series and will play through until January or February. This will be a 5 man format - semi-auto only. $15 entry/air and trophies. Field paint only.
Battle Ground Paintball
5 Man Tournament Series
Rules and Information
Registration may be by mail along with entry fee payment by money order or check. Registration may also be by fax (360)666-0531 or email to Gary@battlegroundpaintball.com
. Payment may also be by Visa or MasterCard by phone. (360)687-8804 Registration must be received by the Tuesday before the event.
$15 per Player (Includes entry and air)
The BGP-5 is event paint only. Paint must be purchased at the event and used for that event only. Paint can not be carried to the next event. Any player found using non-event paint will cause their team to be disqualified from the event with no refund.
All paint sales are final. No returns allowed except for damaged paint. When returning paint because of damage the entire case of unopened bags must be returned. Check all your paint before you open the first bag. A small amount of oils in the bag are used to keep the paint in condition and is not reason for return.
5 man format.
Games will be played on standard size 5 man fields. 100 x 150
Games will be 5 minutes in length with a 10 second silent start.
Game schedule format will be a single or double round robin preliminary and may include semi finals and finals. The event preliminary schedule will be included in the team packet which will be available at the registration table the morning of the event.
NPPL game rules apply. Ignorance of the rules or tournament format shall not affect the assessment of penalties.
Semi auto only.
RAMPING NOT ALLOWED . Any marker found on the playing field to be in other than semi auto firing mode will cause that team to forfeit all points for that game for the first offense. A second offense will cause the team to forfeit all points for that game and for the event accumulated up to that game. A third offense will disqualify that team from the event with no refund.
Beginners may not have played in any tournament prior to this event. Beginners teams may not have any other classification level players.
Young Guns players must be at least 10 and years old and may not have been older than 15 years of age on January 1, 2006. They may not have played in any more than (2) national tournaments. No other class players are allowed on a Young Guns roster.
Rookie players may not have played in any national tournament; PSP, NPPL, NXL, etc. Rookie players may not have played in any XPSL above rookie. Rookie teams will be allowed 1 Open player.
Open players may not have rostered in any NPPL or NXL Pro division or PSP/X-Ball Open Class in the past 2 years.
A player may not be on more than one roster per event, and a player cannot change rosters during an event. 5-player teams may have up to 7 players on a roster and may field a maximum of 5 players in a game.
Team Roster Forms must be filled out with each players name and rank and turned in at the Registration table prior to the start of the games. Air fills will not be allowed until the Rosters are turned in, air fees are paid and wrist bands are issued and placed on the players wrist. The form may be downloaded from www.battlegroundpaintball.com
or picked up at the registration table along with the team packet.
Waivers must be filled out (legibly and completely) and handed in to BGP staff at the Registration table before playing your first game. Failure to turn in waivers will result in zero points for all games played before the waivers are turned in to BGP staff. Waivers are available for download at: www.battlegroundpaintball.com/Download.html
. Please download the waiver, fill it out and bring it with you. Waivers for players under 18 must have a parents signature.
Day of Event:
Gate opens at 7AM - Team check in at Registration Table
Captains meeting at 8:15AM
First game starts at 9AM.
September 1, 2007
October 6, 2007
November 10, 2007 - This will be the BGP anniversary tournament like last
December 1, 2007
January - TBA
This is a preliminary schedule and is subject to change.
OCD - Unconfirmed
Devistation - Unconfirmed