The 3rd Annual Olympiads - Charity eSports Event @ Tim Hortons Field - Hamilton - September 21, 2019- 10:00am - 6:00pm

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  • Regular price $25.00


Time to put on your sports-themed attire, support a great cause, be entertained by live music, collect some giveaways and celebrate this year at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton!

Here's how previous years have gone down. CLICK

Presented by The City of Hamilton and The Ontario eSports League, The Olympiads is a charity event with proceeds going to World Vision Canada, that aims to bring together athletes, sports enthusiasts, and gamers alike. Located inside The Canadian Football Hall of Fame at Tim Hortons Field, check out the details of fun we'll be bringing! 

1) Tickets and Charity

Tournament Admission: $25
Includes: 

- Admission
- Charitable donation

- Entry into any one of the eSports tournaments

General Admission: $25 (Can be purchased at the door)
Includes:

- Admission
- Charitable donation
- Raffle Tickets

Get Well Gamers: is an organization dedicated to bringing electronic entertainment to children’s hospitals, hospices and other facilities for the benefit of entertainment and pain relief. The games and consoles given to hospitals are kindly donated by members of the public.

Bring in your old video games and consoles to the Olympiads in exchange for raffle tickets!


2) eSports/Video Game Tournament

Format: 

Fortnite:

  • DUOS: 40 players (20 teams)
    Check-in Time: 10:00am
  • SOLOS: 40 individual players
    Check-in Time: 2:00pm

  • All teams/players play 3 rounds consecutively. Teams will attempt to earn as many points as possible within those rounds, and report scores after each round.

  • Point Breakdown:
    1 Elimination = 1 Point
    Victory Royale = 5 Points
    8+ Elimination Game = 5 Points

  • Platform: PC’s with option to connect XBOX & PS4 Controllers.
    Please Note: Must bring own cable and controller if choosing to connect with controllers. Also recommended to bring own headphones.

FIFA: 

  • 16 player tournament, double elimination, XBOX 
  • Check-in Time: 12:00pm

NBA 2K: 

  • 16 player tournament, double elimination, XBOX 
  • Check-in Time: 10:00pm

Madden: 

  • 16 player tournament, double elimination, XBOX 
  • Check-in Time: 2:00pm

Prizes include: Jerseys, Tickets, Signed Memorabilia + much more sponsored giveaways.

3) Live Music

TBA

4) Fun and Social
 
Attire: Sports-related (Be creative, or not)
Event Hashtag: #OlympiadsHamilton
Photobooth: Take some pro, funny, "candid", photos
Social Media Challenges:
- Best Squad Pic
- Most likes on a photo
- Most clever caption
 
Outdoor Section: We'll have access to the bleachers of Tim Horton's field - got to enjoy summer while it's still here!
 
Sponsor Giveaways: TBA


So there you have it, are you ready to come fire up your Saturday afternoon with us? Whether you're rolling your squad, your significant other, or as a solo boss - fun and entertainment is guaranteed! 

Spots are limited if you are competing in either of the eSports tournaments, so make sure to purchase your ticket ASAP to reserve your spot!

See you all there!