WILMINGTON REC REMINDERS: New eSports League Announced For Ages 9-15

Below is an announcement from the Wilmington Recreation Department:

WILMINGTON, MA — If you love online gaming, or just want to give it a try, this new league is for you! Be part of a fun, safe, team-based learning environment and game with your peers. You will be led by seasoned instructors and work on strategy, technical skills and sportsmanship, while building your skills as individuals and as a team. Participants can choose between a Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday practice schedule, with a choice of a 5:30 or 7 p.m. start time. Vanta is a brand new company in the ESports world and for their debut, they are offering three months of introductory league play at an amazing price of only $10 per league!

Dates: February 1 – April 24, Matches on Saturdays at 3:00 p.m., Two hour and a half practices per week

All practices and games will be played on Discord. Parent/guardian permission is required.

League of Legends (Ages 13 – 15): A 5v5 multiplayer Online Battle Arena game where teams work together to destroy the enemy base.

Rocket League (Ages 9 – 15): A 3v3 competitive game of soccer, but you’re a car with a rocket booster.

Tech Requirements:

Computer/laptop (no Chromebook) with:

  • camera and microphone
  • mouse
  • Internet connection with 20 mbps download speed
  • Discord ID: must download prior to registration
  • League username: must download game prior to registration

To register, please visit our website https://www.wilmingtonma.gov/recreation and log into your account. You can also call the Rec. Office at 978-658-4270 to register, or if you have any questions, we would be glad to help!  We are open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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