Balls & Bruises-An Elite Paintball Experience opens in Spring

The 20-acre paintball and Airsoft facility features eight themed courses, including several in the business’s large wooded area. (Courtesy Balls & Bruises-An Elite Paintball Experience)
The 20-acre paintball and Airsoft facility features eight themed courses, including several in the business’s large wooded area. (Courtesy Balls & Bruises-An Elite Paintball Experience)

The 20-acre paintball and Airsoft facility features eight themed courses, including several in the business’s large wooded area. (Courtesy Balls & Bruises-An Elite Paintball Experience)

Balls & Bruises-An Elite Paintball Experience, located at 22340 I-45 N., Spring, celebrated its grand opening Feb. 29. The 20-acre paintball and Airsoft facility features eight themed courses, including several in the business’s large wooded area, as well as Planet Eclipse markers and on-site food and beverages. In addition to regular paintball, Balls & Bruises also offers a low-impact version of paintball for those age 7 and older. Reservations for events and parties can be made in advance online or by phone. 346-285-2777. www.ballsandbruises.com
By Hannah Zedaker
Born and raised in Cypress, Texas, Hannah Zedaker graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in mass communication and a minor in political science. She began as an intern with Community Impact Newspaper in 2015 and was hired upon graduation as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in May 2016. In January 2019, she was promoted to serve as the editor of the Spring/Klein edition where she covers Spring ISD and Harris County Commissioners Court, in addition to business, development and transportation news.


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