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A sport in which marble-sized gelatin capsules filled with a nontoxic dye are shot at speeds of 300 kph/200 mph. Paintball-related eye injuries are common and include cataracts, retinal tears/detachment and damage to lens and optic nerve; 50% of eye injuries result in permanent blindness in the affected eye

paintball

Sports medicine A sport in which marble-sized gelatin capsules filled with a nontoxic dye are shot at speeds of 300 kph/200 mph Warning: Paintball-related eye injuries are common and include cataracts, retinal tears/detachment and damage to lens and optic nerve; 50% of eye injuries result in permanent blindness in affected eye; protective masks are a must; other players must KNOW you're in “time out” to clean goggles
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had on display its brand-new Splatmaster Rapide Comp gun, a modular version based upon that company's recently launched .68" caliber Rapide semiauto repeater paint-ball pistol.
The vehicle slowed and she then felt a sharp pain in her stomach and realised that the driver had shot at her with a paint-ball gun.
There was also gossip that Anelka refused to join in a paint-ball ``bonding'' session the City manager arranged for his squad.
Along with the usual attractions, the event on October 11 sees some new displays, including the Johnny Ball NFU Roadshow, the RAF Police Dog Display and the Army paint-ball range.
Because of his knock last Friday, he strapped up his forehead before donning the paint-ball masks that are provided.