Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: Paint Ball Games
Re: Paint Ball Games
Tue, 20 Apr 1999 18:53:39 EDT
The Guide to Safe Scouting does prohibit paint ball games. In the prohibited
activities section, in bold face type (meaning a "rule" not an
interpretation) it says:
The following activities have been declared unauthorized and restricted by
the Boy Scouts of America:
. the activity commonly referred to as "War Games"- in which individuals
shoot paint or dye at one another- is an unauthorized activity.
from Article IX, Hazardous activities.
Yours in Scouting,
G. John Marmet