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

Tue, Jul 12

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Pella

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 

 CAMP OVERVIEW 

  • 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.

Tickets

  • Camp Queue: Intro to eSports

    Open to anyone who wants to learn more about eSports

    $150.00
    +$3.75 service fee

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