Observe/Orient, Decide, Act. We do it all day every day but can you as a player turn an everyday occurance in to a winning strategy? Sure you can if you realise its happening in your head as well as in your opponents head at the exact same time.
The OODA Loop system was developed by US Air Force Colonel John Boyd as a tactic that can be used basically any place, and any time. Be it in your personal life, or during business negotiations, and most importantly in the battle field. Observe/Orient, Decide, Act, four simple steps that can make or break an engagement on the paintball field. Out of those four steps though we really only use three of the steps as the fourth step is ingrained in our personal being but we'll get into that later on in this article.