Ryan Podesta

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Ryan Podesta is a professional paintball player, and founder of the company Thirty First Paintball.

Paintball career[edit]

Ryan Podesta was a member of the North Californian "Momma's Boys" paintball team,[1] in which they won the rookie division during its first year. Podesta completed a psychology degree at Sonoma State University in 2005, and in 2006 Podesta joined the "Orange County Bushwackers".[2][3] With his paintball experience, he started the Thirty First Paintball company located in Petaluma, California, helps paintball venues design fields (such as at "Escape Entertainments" facility in Rohnert Park, California), and assists the United States military around the world by constructing team-building programs for soldiers transitioning from war.[4] Podesta appears in the Activision video game NPPL Championship Paintball 2009.[5]


  1. ^ Miller, Jeff (19 November 2003). "Gotcha! - Nevada Union senior takes shot at paintball". The Union. 
  2. ^ "The knife turns at the Bushwacker camp". Pro Paintball. 7 November 2008. Retrieved 14 April 2010. 
  3. ^ Matty Marshall Interview #34 - Ryan Podesta. SPLAT Magazine. 27 May 2008. Retrieved 15 April 2010. 
  4. ^ Quackenbush, Jeff (5 April 2010). "Once Levitz Furniture, now paintball venue". Retrieved 14 April 2010. 
  5. ^ Halverson, Nathan (9 April 2010). "From furniture to fun". The Press Democrat. Retrieved 14 April 2010. 

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