The Wizards District Gaming Youth Academy Virtual Summer Camp, presented by Leidos, is a full-day esports camp program. The program will be run in conjunction with The Game Gym, an esports training facility located in Rockville, MD. The program will focus on daily skill development, fitness, life skills and feature virtual meet and greets with Wizards District Gaming athletes and executives. The camp is open to children ages 10 to 17 and costs $199 to register. The program will also launch on Monday July 13.
“We are incredibly excited to partner with our friends at Game Gym to provide young Wizards District Gaming fans with the coaching and mentorship they need to become the next generation of NBA 2K League pros,” said Andrew McNeill, Director of Esports for Monumental Sports & Entertainment.
“Game Gym is thrilled to be partnering with Monumental and Wiz DG for summer 2020!,” said Game Gym CEO and Founder Josh Hafkin. “As the DMV’s local esports training center, we cannot wait to deliver a high-end online NBA2K camp experience for our community.”
To register for either program, or to find out more information, please visit DCFamily.com.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment is America’s leading sports and entertainment family. Our people, players, teams and events bring excitement and joy to millions. We invest and innovate to consistently raise the game so we can deliver extraordinary experiences that will inspire and unite our community, our fans and our people. To learn more, please visit www.monumentalsports.com.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 37,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2019. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com
About Game Gym
Game Gym is an esports training center that offers a healthy and holistic approach to video games, with live and online structured sessions and professional, certified coaches designed to help children and teenagers game better and smarter. Game Gym From Home offers online afternoon sessions every weekday that allow participants to receive personalized instruction from coaches, plus team-building and supervised gaming blocks. Camp From Home offers full-day, week-long summer camp sessions that include a combination of game play and game training with nationally recognized pro players and coaches, as well as life skills sessions focusing on health and fitness, game design, and other key topics. The Step Up Series of Online Tournaments offers free weekly tournaments in such games as Rocket League, FIFA, Project+, and a rotation of first-person shooter (FPS) games. www.gamegym.com