In fact, Brandon Cayetano, owner of Hawai'i All Star Paintball Games, said he's insured to cover kids as young as 10.
"Any younger than that, it gets kind of dicey," he
There are referees on the field during birthday parties and other events, he
If you had trouble figuring out if the gun was real or a replica, it was probably an airsoft gun, which fires plastic pellets."They're pretty much dead ringers for the real thing," Cayetano
said."That's the attraction."
Since there is no officially sanctioned place to play in Kailua or Hawaii Kai, Cayetano
suspects you saw "renegades" who disregard the law prohibiting the guns on public land."They want to do things on their own and that causes problems for everyone else," he