Team Vitality has announced their VALORANT tournament - the Vitality European Open, as part of the Ignition Series of events.
Taking place between July 10 and 12, the tournament aims to show off fresh new talent in the esport and scout potential star players.
Powered by Corsair, this is Vitality's first VALORANT competitive tournament, and is open to anyone who wants to try out.
Eight teams will fight for a share of €15k and the opportunity to showcase their skills on the world stage.
Qualifiers for the Vitality European Open begin July 5, with a total of 128 teams going head-to-head in a single-elimination bracket for the eight available slots.
The main event will take place from July 10-12, live on Twitch.
Check out the event dates below:
- Open Qualifier: Sunday 5th July - 14:00pm - 20:00pm CEST
- Main Event - Group A: Friday 10th July - 15:00pm - 23:00pm CEST
- Main Event - Group B: Saturday 11th July - 15:00pm - 23:00pm CEST
- Main Event Playoffs & Grand Finals: Sunday 12th July - 15:00pm - 23:00pm CEST
Fabien Devide, President & Co-Founder of Team Vitality said of the tournament:
Ever since VALORANT was revealed, it was very obvious that it was going to shake up the competitive ecosystem. At Team Vitality we are really excited to host the Vitality European Open and provide a stage for the emergence of some top-class talent. We have big plans in VALORANT and we look forward to seeing some fantastic players emerge.
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