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 March 27, 2000

Kingsford, Michigan—The Nelson Paint Company is proud to announce they are a sponsor of the World Paintball Federation “Race for the Ace” Tournament.

The WPF is a new tournament run by Lively Productions.  “Lively Productions has always run a very professional, organized tournament.  We are very excited to be a part of it this year,” says Karen Cox, Executive Vice President of the Nelson Paint Company.  “We support Jim Lively and his team in their efforts to increase acceptance and participation in the sport of paintball through a tournament which provides a new level of standardization.”

The tournament will consist of 7 events:

 April 1-2, Atlanta, GA at Paintball Atlanta
 May 5-7, Corona, CA at SC Arenas
 May 27-28, St. Louis, MO at Extreme Paintball
 June 10-11, Creamridge, NJ at Top Gun Paintball
 July 22-23, Denver, CO at Paintball Adventures
 August 26-27, Portland, OR at Splat Action Paintball
 October 6-8, New Orleans, LA at Alario Center

There will be wholesale and consumer shows at both the Corona, CA and New Orleans, LA events.  Nelson Paint will be there to support the WPF organization and provide information to players, field and store owners, and spectators.  To find out more log on to:, or call WPF at:   615-383-6533.

The Nelson Paint Company is headquartered in Kingsford, Mich.  Founded in 1940, the Nelson Paint Company conceived of and introduced paintballs in 1960.  This early introduction of paintballs spawned the current recreational sport that the world knows today.  In 1996, Nelson built a new production facility that gives them total control over production and quality testing for all aspects of their paintballs and enables them to offer unsurpassed performance.  Log on to their website at:

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