Nationwide Paintball, a booking agency for more than 100 paintballing sites throughout the UK, has reported a sharp rise in demand from rugby clubs throughout the UK as more and more clubs seek to boost team spirit, let off some steam and have a great fun day out, often to celebrate success on the field or at the beginning or end of a gruelling season.

To date Nationwide Paintball has hosted: the SA Springboks; Border Reivers Rugby Team and HRH Prince William amongst many others.

Roman Rock, MD of Nationwide Paintball, said, “Paintballing has long been recognised as a great team-building exercise and a way of developing leadership and lines of communication that are that are essential for every rugby team.

“The ultimate adrenaline rush, paintball is a great way to celebrate success on the rugby field and could be the answer for rugby coaches looking to give their team the competitive edge by varying the training routine with something a little different.”

Hosting more than 20,000 players a year, Nationwide Paintball is part of the Bedlam Group. The most professional operation of its kind in the UK, Bedlam is the only paintball company in Europe that holds the coveted Investors in People accreditation. In addition to being an accredited member of The UK Paintball Sport Federation, Bedlam has accreditation from VisitScotland.

Recognising the particular appeal of paintballing to rugby clubs, Nationwide is offering a special deal on a great team-building day-out at Nationwide Paintball. Every rugby club in the UK is eligible for a £525 voucher which must be used before the end of May. To apply online simply log on to http://www.nationwidepaintball.co.uk/rugby to get your voucher and you can start building up that all-important team spirit with paintball!

ENDS For further information please contact Roman Rock tel 08453 707571 Issued on behalf of Nationwide Paintball by Liquorice Media tel 0141 564 8058 Date 13th May 09