IOC announces Olympic Esports Series 2023 with winners to be crowned at live finals in Singapore from 22 to 25 June

The to begin with verified showcased game titles throughout 9 athletics are:

  • Archery (World Archery Federation, Tic Tac Bow),
  • Baseball (Entire world Baseball Softball Confederation, WBSC eBASEBALL™: Energy Professionals),
  • Chess (International Chess Federation,,
  • Cycling (UCI, Zwift),
  • Dance (Environment DanceSport Federation, JustDance)
  • Motor sport (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile, Gran Turismo).
  • Sailing (Entire world Sailing, Digital Regatta),
  • Taekwondo (Globe Taekwondo, Digital Taekwondo)
  • Tennis (Worldwide Tennis Federation, Tennis Clash),

The Olympic Esports Collection 2023 begins now, when each expert and amateur players from about the earth are invited to just take component in qualification rounds across a host of the highlighted games.

The Olympic Esports Sequence 2023 will culminate in reside, in-individual finals for the initially time, with gamers owning the prospect to progress to the Olympic Esports Finals 2023. Having spot at Singapore’s Suntec Centre from 22 to 25 June, the finals action will be a emphasize of the recently introduced Olympic Esports 7 days 2023.

Coming jointly in Singapore for this unique levels of competition, the gamers will contend in entrance of supporters for the prestigious title of Olympic Esports Series winner. The thrilling finals action will be streamed globally throughout and Olympic social channels.

This progressed format of the IOC’s virtual levels of competition builds on the successes of the Olympic Digital Sequence. The 2021 collection, which took spot ahead of the Olympic Video games Tokyo 2020, captivated above 250,000 participants from across 100 nations to just take portion in competitions. The Olympic Esports Sequence 2023 marks one more phase in supporting the enhancement of virtual sports activities in the Olympic Movement, as laid out in Olympic Agenda 2020+5, and proceeds its collaboration with the gaming and esports communities to make new possibilities for players and supporters alike.

Olympic Esports Series 2023 IOC

Speaking at the announcement, David Lappartient, Chair of the IOC Esports Liaison Team, claimed: “The Olympic Movement brings persons collectively in peaceful competitiveness. The Olympic Esports Series 2023 is a continuation of that, with the ambition of creating much more areas to engage in for both equally gamers and supporters of elite levels of competition. We glance forward to witnessing some of the world’s greatest contend on the international phase, as well as checking out with each other shared chances and classes – throughout wellbeing and wellbeing, schooling and innovation.”

This follows the current announcement that Singapore will host the to start with Olympic Esports Week 2023. Made in partnership with the Ministry of Tradition, Local community and Youth, Sport Singapore and the Singapore Countrywide Olympic Council (SNOC), the four-day pageant will showcase the pretty very best of virtual sporting activities – such as technological innovation exhibitions, show matches, expert panel discussions, and the to start with live finals of the Olympic Esports Collection. The whole programme and ticket particulars for the Olympic Esports Week 2023 will be discovered in April.

To acquire aspects on additional highlighted video games across sporting activities that will be extra to the Olympic Esports Series 2023, and how to take aspect, players* and admirers can go to or indication up to receive Olympic news right here.

Notes to Editor

* Every featured match in the Olympic Esports Collection 2023 has its very own levels of competition format and entry prerequisites. In addition to this, these specifications will align with the present IOC tips on the participation of athletes with Russian and Belarusian passports, and must be adopted by the IFs and publishers.


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