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British Esports And Saudi Esports Federation Sign Historic Agreement

The organisations plan to host cultural exchange programs, mentorships and internships to foster esports talent

British Esports is announcing a new partnership with the Saudi Esports Federation. Through this historic partnership, both parties will work to advance the esports industry. The agreement is being signed during the UK Department for Business and Trade’s first Esports Trade Mission in Saudi Arabia.

“Saudi Esports Federation is constantly evolving and creating new pathways for players to gain new experience, and our cooperation with the British Esports Federation will play a key role in fostering talents and unite the esports community,” says HRH Prince Faisla Bin Bandar bin Sultan, Chairman of the Saudi Esports Federation. “By joining forces, I’m sure that we can create a platform that empowers players, cultivates innovation, and paves the way for a thriving esports industry in both nations and beyond.”

Collaborate on research projects

Together, the two Esports organisations will attempt to cultivate Esports talent through various projects and events. Among the projects in question, the groups plan to offer cultural exchange programs, internships, mentorships and bootcamps. Additionally, the Esports organisations will participate in collaborative research projects.

“We are excited about this collaboration, which is poised to usher in a new era for esports in the UK,” adds CEO of British Esports, Chester King. “As two of the world’s leading esports federations, our joint efforts will undoubtedly shape the future of the industry, providing incredible opportunities for esports athletes, professionals and enthusiasts alike.”

British Esports and the Saudi Esports Federation will host home and away matches between some of both nations’ top esports competitors. Top participants will compete at the National Esports Performance Campus in Sunderland and Gamers8 in 2024.

Through the new agreement, both organisations showcase their dedication to uniting the esports industry around the globe. The deal will further the UK’s position as one of the world’s leading esports industries. The partnership is intended to allow both organisations to significantly impact the future of esports.

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Jack Brassell is a freelance journalist and aspiring novelist. Jack is a self-proclaimed nerd with a lifelong passion for storytelling. As an author, Jack writes mostly horror and young adult fantasy. Also an avid gamer, she works as the lead news editor at Hardcore Droid. When she isn't writing or playing games, she can often be found binge-watching Parks & Rec or The Office, proudly considering herself to be a cross between Leslie Knope and Pam Beasley.

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