Originally Posted by Brian McIlmoyle
This is usually how it shakes out.. New guy comes in .. says you are all too serious.. wearing all the gear and stuff.. "ill never do that" then he gets into the game a bit.. and sees that having the gear that is designed for the job ( even if it's for fun) helps in doing the job. and wearing jeans.. kinda sucks when they get wet.
The a switch goes of in his head.. and he turns into the biggest geardo you ever saw.. and next thing he knows he's selling his guitar and amp to buy NVG.
This Sunday we saw a younger player at Waterdown battlefield with Nike sneakers and track pants (muddy day!). He looked like he was having a great time. Guaranteed he'll get kitted out eventually.