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YMCA E-Sports

The Y is combining all the best elements of Youth Sports with all the fun & excitement of gaming, with the all new ESPORTS Program!  

Electronic Sports, or Esports, takes on the form of organized, multiplayer online video game competitions and is one of the fastest growing trends for youth engagement. Through the Y’s Esports program, youth are welcome to be who they are, excel at what they love, and develop the social, strategic and problem-solving skills necessary to grow into thriving adults all in a safe, moderated and inclusive environment.

Sign up for Y E-Sports!

Types of Play:

►Play in-person, virtual or a hybrid through the Charles E. Lakin YMCA.

►Play virtually only through the Twin Rivers YMCA.

Multi-platform gaming including Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch. Games include Rocket League, Super Smash Bros and NBA2K.

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Registration: August 2-30

Season: September 20-November 12 (Practices begin September 13; Tournament play begins October 25)

Divisions:

  • 3rd-5th grades
  • 6th-8th grades
  • 9th-12th grades

3rd-8th grades will play Monday & Wednesday from 5:30-7:00 pm

9th-12th grades will play Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30-7:00 pm

Cost is $60 for Members; $90 for Non members

Esports venue locations will be:

  • In-person or hybrid: Charles E Lakin YMCA in Council Bluffs, IA (Contact Kyle Gay with questions)
  • Virtual: Through the Twin Rivers YMCA in Valley, NE (Contact Cole Buffington with questions)

 

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