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Camp Queue: Intro to eSports
Camp Queue: Intro to eSports

Tue, Jul 12



Camp Queue: Intro to eSports

All gamers 9-18 are welcome! Campers do not need a minimum level of gaming experience to participate.

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Time & Location

Jul 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – Jul 15, 2022, 10:00 AM

Pella, 418 E Oskaloosa St, Pella, IA 50219, USA

About the event

Date: July 12th - 15th      

Participants meet daily 1pm to 4pm 


  • Camps are a curated, social experience led by professional staff.
  • All gamers 9-18 are welcome! Campers do not need a minimum level of gaming experience to participate.
  • Each day campers take part in off-screen and on-screen activities focusing on skills such as team building, communication, leadership, and critical thinking.
  • Campers will get to experience gaming and esports in a whole new way as members of the Pella Community High School Esports League, current & former collegiate esports players, and collegiate esports coaches join periodically throughout the week to participate in Q&A’s with the campers.
  • Campers have access to play some of the more common collegiate/professional esports games (League of Legends, Valorant, Overwatch, Fortnite, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, & Mario Kart 8).

Why Esports?

  • There are currently over 200 colleges and universities that offer esports programs.
  • There are 151 member schools of the National Association of Collegiate Esports, the only official governing body for varsity esports, and 335 schools offering esports opportunities nationwide.
  • Each year over $25 million in scholarships are awarded for college and university esports players.
  • Esports improves hand-eye coordination, improves attention & visual acuity, improves visual processing & executive function, helps develop problem solving & strategy skills, boosts self confidence, & increases player socialization.
  • 71% of parents reported that gaming had a net positive effect for children according to recent studies.
  • The fields of medicine and computer science as well as the military (each branch of the military now has their own esports team) tend to seek candidates with gaming experience.


  • Camp Queue: Intro to eSports

    Open to anyone who wants to learn more about eSports

    +$3.75 service fee
    Sale ended



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