Invasion Of Normandy (I.O.N.) 2011

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The 2011 dates for ION are July 16th and 17th. Registration is Closed WE ARE FULL 1-800-754-7647

Preregistration Price is $59.95 per person and $54.95 for  groups of 20+

Non-preregistered rate is $80 So register early.


July 16 & 17, 2011

The Largest Paintball Game in the World! 03/15/11

DATE: Saturday, July 16th and Sunday, July 17th.

There will be a Free Empire & Tippmann Castle Game Friday, July 15th for players that pre-register & check-in early.

What you’ve all been waiting for THE INVASION OF NORMANDY 2011 MAP! & ION Points List!


  • $59.95 per person, plus tax – pre-registered by 06/22/11
  • $54.95  per person, plus tax – pre-registered group rate (20+) players
  • $80.00 per person, plus tax –  late registration or at the gate
  • Please Note – We are capping the game at 4100 players this year therefore, we strongly recommend advance reservations.  This game will sell out early!


  • Bring 10+ players:  One Person Plays Free, 1000 Paintballs
  • Bring 20+ players:  Two People Play Free, 2000 Paintballs, Group Rates
  • Bring 25+ Players:  Two People Play Free, 2000 Paintballs, Group Rates, Tippmann ’98 or One Case of Paint
  • Bring 30+ Players:  Three People Play Free, 2000 Paintballs, Group Rates, Tippmann A5 or One Case of Paint
  • Bring 40+ Players:  Four People Play Free, 2000 Paintballs, Group Rates, Tippmann X7 or One Case of Paint
  • Benefits are valid on advance reservations only and based on paying people present the day of game

CHECK-IN & PARKING: Directly at the SKIRMISH FIELDS – Albrightsville, Pennsylvania. Detailed directions


  • Receive:  Dog-tags, Wristbands, Maps, Rules
  • Everyone MUST have Wristbands, Dog-tags and hopper tape to play!!!
  • Lost Wristband or Dog-tags, please report to check-in window.
  • Your Wristband and Dog-Tag is proof of payment.  If lost, you will be asked to pay again!
  • Remember, we are capping this game at 4100 players and WE WILL SELL OUT.  Players without advance reservations will be turned away.

*SCHEDULE: *Note – Schedule is a list of approximate times, they are subject to change!

Friday, July 15th

  • 2:00pm to 10:00pm – Early Check-in for those interested.  Please let us know when calling to make I.O.N reservations if you plan on checking-in Friday!
  • 2:00pm – French Goodwill Games
  • 4:00pm – Tippmann Duel Club
  • 6:00pmFREE Tippmann Castle Game in the torch lit Tippmann Castle & Tippmann City for all I.O.N. players that check-in early!!
  • 8:00pm – Diplomatic Reception, by invitation only…

Saturday, July 16th

  • 7:30am – Gates Open
  • 7:30am – Check-in, Paint Sales, Team Assignments, Field Map
  • 8:00am – Chrongraphing – Do not wait until last minute to chrono your gun!!
  • 11:00am – Game Orientation, Objective Assignments, Rules Briefing
  • 12:00 Noon – Game Starts
  • 10:00 pm – Game breaks until Sunday morning

Sunday, July 17th

  • 7:15 am – Check-in and Paint Sales open
  • 9:00 am – Sunday Morning – Game begins again
  • 1:00 pm – Game Ends, Awards Ceremony Begin

TEAMS: German,  Allies, & French   ROLES: Ambassadors, Spies, Snipers, Demo

General Madkow
XO’s: Ninja & Angel of Wulfenkow
General Goose
XO’s:  Owen Montgomery & Joe DiLascio
General Grazi
XO’s:  Keg & JPazz

PAINT: EVENT PAINT ONLY! Paint will be $74.00 per case no matter what quantity you purchase! All paint is subject to PA sales tax.

RENTAL EQUIPMENT: If rental equipment is needed, there will not be an extra charge.  You must have a major credit card to use as a security deposit until equipment is returned.

FILLS: N2 Air Fills are FREE!  Co2 Fills will be $10.00 for a weekend pass

CAMO: $7.00 per rental  AMMO BELTS: $3.00 per rental BODY ARMOR: $7.00 per rental CAMO/BELT/ARMOR COMBO: $15.00 per combo

CHRONO: Mandatory chrono at 280 fps max.  Chrono Stations will be near your insertion point.  Roaming judges will also be  checking with hand-held devices. If you are shooting hot, you will be removed from play immediately!

MEDIC CARDS: If you are shot, find a medic judge.  He’ll mark your card so you can stay in the game.  Receive 3 marks on your card, leave the field, report to the nearest reinsertion point.

FOOD: Available for sale throughout the game.

CREDIT CARD/CASH: Cash is quicker but we accept all major credit cards & travelers checks.

ATM: There is an ATM located on site.

ALLOWED: Flashlights, Paint Grenades, Perimeter Warning Devices, and Thermal Imagers.

PROHIBITED: Guns shooting over 280 fps, Hot Burning Smoke, Knives, Firearms, Flares, Rope, Wire, Portable Shields. NO Spotlights, NO Laser Sights, NO Pyrotechnics, NO Drugs, NO Alcohol!  NO FIREWORKS!!

Call 1-800-SKIRMISH (1-800-754-7647)  for information/reservations!

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