CS:GO Summer Powered By NETGEAR
Saturday and Sunday August 19-20th starting at 9:00 am
163 W. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113
AFKgg in partnership with NETGEAR (NASDAQ: NTGR), is proud to announce our 2nd massive CS:GO tournament on August 19th and 20th! The prize pool features thousands of dollars in products from NETGEAR including NETGEAR Nighthawk X10 routers, NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 gaming switches and a minimum of $2000 in cash payouts.
Our first NETGEAR CS:GO tournament in March was a great success with competitors from all over California and even out of the state. This summer we are hosting it once again, but bigger and better than before.
Tournament entry fee is $25 per player. Form your teams now and expect to see the fiercest competition coming out for this event!
Register Here to reserve your spot in the tournament. You MUST register online to participate.
Individuals and Teams may register. Individuals will be randomly placed on a team or have an opportunity to form teams on Day 0.
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Day 0 - Friday 8/18
4:00 pm to 10:00pm - Early check-in, team recruitment, photos, and practice time. (Details TBA)
Day 1 - Saturday 8/19
9:00 am - Doors open and check-in starts
10:15 am - Check-in ends
10:30 am - Teams / Brackets announced
11:00 am - Group stage starts
6:00 pm - Knockout Stage starts
Day 2 - Sunday 8/20
11:00 am - Doors open for Day 2
11:30 am - Semi-Finals commence
3:00 pm - Grand Finals commence
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~ 5x NETGEAR R9000 Nighthawk X10 AD7200
~ 75% of Cash Prize Pool ($1500 Minimum + $10 per player registered)
~ 5x NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 Gaming Switch
~ 25% of Cash Prize Pool ($500 Minimum + $10 per player registered)
~ AFKgg Gift Cards
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AFKgg and NETGEAR invite all CS:GO fans and team supporters to come enjoy the event all weekend long.
AFKgg will be dedicating the weekend to all things Counter-Strike. Featuring themed drink specials and
event food specials. Stay tuned for info. We will also be broadcasting the tournament stream matches
throughout the venue, with a dedicated viewing area in the patio. We will be running raffles on both
Saturday and Sunday for CS:GO, NETGEAR, and AFKgg swag. It should be an action packed and fun
filled weekend for fans, spectators, and participants.
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------- General Tournament Information & Rules ------
~ All teams or individual players must pre-register online to attend the tournament. Follow link to our Registration page.
~ Teams may register a full roster of 5 and 1 substitute player. Individuals may register with up to 3 other players to later form a full team at random or on Day 0.
~ All players must provide a full name and steam nickname that represents the exact nickname that player will be using during the tournament.
~ Teams that have players that play under a different nickname than the one registered will be disqualified.
~ Team captains will receive a confirmation and instruction email up to 72 hours after registration.
Entry & Check-In
~ $25 Entry Fee per player. AFKgg Members get $10 off entry fee with membership card.
~ Knockout stage will commence after group stage and some teams have been eliminated.
~ Day 1 will end when there are 4 teams left.
~ Tournament strucuture is tentative and may change depending on participant numbers. Check back on Thursday August 17th for updates.
~ Parking will be available in the San Pedro Garage located on San Pedro Street near AFKgg. Parking Validation will be provided free of charge to tournament participants.
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