Originally Posted by Milky Spore
Rec stands for recreational, which means just playing for fun. You can play any format of paintball as much or as little as you like, as long as it's for fun, it's rec ball.
Exactly. Really, if you're playing full games (not just doing drills), and there's no prizes involved, you're playing rec ball. A lot of the 'practices' I've been to were really just rec ball games.