Most of us have a slightly competitive spirit within us and that's what makes sport so enjoyable of course. It is the satisfaction of playing a good shot, whether it's tennis, football, badminton, or whatever, and beating your opponent.
Some games though, take a fair bit of practice and a reasonable degree of proficiency before you become good enough to get some real satisfaction. Golf is an example that springs to mind. There are however, recreational activities that almost anyone can do and get a whole lot of enjoyment from, no matter how proficient or otherwise they are. Airsoft is just one of those pastimes, and the fact that it can be played by virtually all ages and levels of ability is one of the reasons why airsoft is becoming so popular.
Airsoft is a recreational activity in which participants beat their opponents by firing and striking them with spherical ďsoftĒ bullets usually made from a plastic material, using guns specially made for the purpose that mimic real weapons but are suitably brightly coloured over at least one area in order to make it obvious that they are only replicas. There are different types of gun available, from the simplest pump action spring type, to gas powered and electric powered which are more powerful and more expensive. (more...)