How the ESL Benelux Championship Works

The competition series is split up into four stages; Qualification, Qualification Playoffs, Group Stages and Playoffs. For the 2017 Summer Season the top four players of the 2016 Winter Season will be automatically placed. The 5th-8th place players of the 2016 Winter Season will compete in the Promotions against four players of the Qualifiers for placement in the Group Stages of the 2017 Summer Season.

The ESL Benelux Championship Group Stages are split across seven weeks. Each player will play each other once in a Best of One round robin format. At the end of the seven week period the top four players will advance to the ESL Benelux Championship Playoffs, where they will battle for €1500.00. Find out how to qualify below.

ESL Benelux Championship Qualifiers

Spanning two weeks, the ESL Benelux Championship Qualifiers are the main way to gain entry into the ESL Benelux Championship Group Stages. There will be four Qualifiers which will be single elemination. The top four players of each qualifier will head into the ESL Benelux Championship Qualification Playoffs. The qualification playoffs will be played in a double elimination format in which the players are seeded in order of qualification. Matches will be played best of 1. The top 4 of those playoffs will battle it out against the 5th to 8th places of the Winter 2016 Season for their way in the Group Stages of the Summer Season.

Sign-up to the Qualifiers:

4 April 2017 - Qualifier #1 - Sign-up here!
6 April 2017 - Qualifier #2 - Sign-up here!
11 April 2017 - Qualifier #3 - Sign-up here!
13 April 2017 - Qualifier #4 - Sign-up here!