Start a Paintball Club Business
In order to open a paintball club business , it is important to choose the venue for the games, purchase equipment and inventory, hire personnel for maintenance, and provide advertising for the services offered.
The venues of games and competitions can be parks, sports complexes, abandoned buildings in the city, as well as forest landings, recreation centers, etc. It should be borne in mind that platforms with asphalt or sand pavement are not suitable for such games. The soil should be grassy or earthy.
Particular attention should be paid to the safety of the games. Before each game it is necessary to conduct a thorough instruction of clients with a list in the appropriate magazine. You also need to provide means of first aid.
You will need to purchase markers (automatons), masks, protective vests, a gas station and a transport balloon, a barrier net, and colored balloons.
Business paintball club makes a profit from a fixed fee for an hour of rental equipment, and profits from the trade paint balls.
Here is our calculation of startup costs required for opening a paintball club business.
- A set of marker, mask, protective vest will cost 150-300 dollars, it will take at least 20 sets, i.e. $3000-$6000.
- The rest of the inventory (gas station, grid, etc.) is $2500-4000. That is, the initial cost of opening the club will be $5000-7000.
- For servicing the games will be enough 3-4 people staff. Salary costs will take on the level of $500 per month.
Initial costs can be recovered in approximately 6 months – 1 year. It is worth considering that in winter, the game will have to be stopped due to adverse weather conditions.