In Person League Play
In person league play is offered in the Dallas YMCA's Tech Hub. The Tech Hub is a state of the art center that features Playstation 5 and Nintendo switch systems. Play your match on the latest 4k television with sound systems. The Tech Hub is climate controlled and features laser light shows.
|Registration||June 20th - July 5th||July 15th - August 14th||September 1st - October 9th|
|Late Registration||July 6th - July 10th||August 15th - August 22nd||October 10th - October 17th|
|Start||Week of July 11th||Week of August 29th||Week of October 24th|
|Games||Smash, Mario Cart, NBA 2k, Madden||Smash, Mario Cart, NBA 2k, Madden||Smash, Mario Cart, NBA 2k, Madden|
|Fees||$70 Members/ $85 Non Members||$70 Members/ $85 Non Members||$70 Members/ $85 Non Members|
- 7 week Session ( 6 games plus tournament week)
- Fee includes ESports Jersey
- End of season awards
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Why should I support my child in their interest of gaming and eSports?
YMCA Esports is the development of values through a progressive program stressing skill development, fun, physical fitness, and friendly competition. All youth have an opportunity to play and families are encouraged to participate. Additional benefits include:
- Improved hand-eye coordination
- Improved attention & visual acuity
- Improved basic visual processing and executive function.
- Problem-solving & strategy skill development
- 71% of parents report gaming having net positive effects for children.
- Boosts self-confidence and player socialization.
- 54% of gamers say gaming helps them connect with friends.
- In the span of just five years, over 125 higher education institutions have created varsity collegiate Esports programs including local colleges –North Texas University, University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, SMU
- More than thirty U.S. colleges and universities offer scholarships for gamers.
Do I have to be a YMCA Member?
No, the league is open to anyone ages 8-18. eSports members will receive a discounted registration fee and free tournament entry fees.
What is the YMCA refund Policy?
Refunds/makeups/transfers are NOT available for missed matches
- 7 days or less from start of event- no refund
- 8+ days from event 75% refund less $10 processing fee