Rix.GG, a top UK esports organisation, announces it will host and sponsor a grassroots tournament for women and marginalised genders called the “Huntress Trials – April – League of Legends – EU Open”.
The Huntress Trials April League of Legends EU Open, sponsored and hosted by Rix.GG, will take place on the 24th and 25th of April from 12:00 PM GMT to about 18:00 PM BST on Saturday and Sunday.
The competition will feature up to 16 teams in total from across the EU, in a 5v5, single-elimination bracket, best of 3 (Bo3). Winners from the bracket will advance to the Grand Final which will be a best of 5 (Bo5) with a chance to take home the first prize.
The Huntress Trials April League of Legends EU Open prize pool is £500.00 GBP total, where the winners of the event will receive £350.00 GBP and 2nd place £150.00 GBP.
The casters for this event are Melody “Shoop’d” Tranter and Andy “j0kerr” Sturm with returning Huntress Trails producer Jakub “Atroix” Szmyt working closely with observer Atreyu “Atrxyuu” Williams and replay observer Joshua “Mr Wilson” Wilson. Overseeing the tournament will be Tournament and Events Manager, Umar ‘Maru’ Aswat.
Teams interested in participating can sign up using our form. Only the first 16 eligible teams will be allowed to participate.
Country restrictions are set by League of Legends and Riot Games tournament licenses. For the purpose of this tournament, teams must have the majority of their players from a qualified region. Rix.GG has been granted an EU license though some country restrictions may apply.
First Prize: £350.00 GBP
Second Prize: £150.00 GBP
Date: 24 April 2021
Time: 12:00 PM – 18:00 PM BST
Date: 25 April 2021
Format: 5v5, 16 Team, Single-Elimination, Best of 3 (B03) Bracket; Grand Final Best of 5 (Bo5)
Rules: Huntress Trials – League of Legends – Rules – April
Eligible Countries: EU; though some country restrictions may apply.
This tournament is not endorsed or supported by Riot Games.
We’ll see you there, good luck to all the teams entering the first Huntress Trials League of Legends event!