Welcome to the Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Esports program.
This program has been created in an effort to provide an opportunity to our community to connect and compete in online gaming from the comfort of their own home.
Studies have shown that in addition to a form of entertainment, online gaming is a means to encourage concentration and cognitive effort, initiative, adaptability, positive well-being, learning new skills, prosocial behavior, and improving problem solving.
Tournaments will expand to various sports related games, systems, and formats over time.
Current tournaments will include:
Registration will open August 10 and be available for two tournaments, simply follow the above link. Participants will need to create their own profile, and sign-up for the tournament in which they wish to participate. Registration will close on August 31, League play begins on September 4. View a participant walkthrough of Toornament.
For additional information on the program, registration, or any other questions, contact Nate Almarode at 540-433-9168 or at Nathan.Almarode@harrisonburgva.gov.