Nerd Street Gamers and London Spitfire join forces to provide online virtual esports camp for gamers worldwide

by Olivia Schaller

Partnership to host virtual esports camps continues and allows participants to learn from professional players, coaches, and management.

PHILADELPHIA – January 28, 2021 – Nerd Street Gamers, the national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers, announced its latest endeavor with the Overwatch League’s London Spitfire to host another online esports camp. This second edition of the Spitfire Flight School: Powered by Nerd Street Gamers will further expand Nerd Street Gamers’ international presence, serving as a testament to the company’s mission to increase access and create opportunity in esports worldwide.

The five-day series will be held February 15th-19th through Discord, where campers ages 13 and up will have the opportunity to participate in a structured online curriculum featuring members of the Spitfire team. Spitfire general manager Noukky, coaches CommanderX and Reprize, as well as Molf1g, Hybrid, Hadi, Kellex will join the camp during the course of the week to provide professional insight. 

“After a successful London Spitfire and Nerd Street Gamers camp in 2020, we are thrilled to continue our partnership into this year,” said John Fazio, Founder and CEO at Nerd Street Gamers. “Working with the Spitfire team allows us to continue our goal of accessibility and opportunity in esports, on a global level.”

Spitfire Flight School: Powered by Nerd Street Gamers will provide campers with various skills to improve their gaming abilities and other aspects of their lives, including teamwork, communication and staying calm under pressure. The structured environment will allow participants to learn about the fundamentals of competitive gaming, map and game strategy, and team dynamics.

“London Spitfire are excited to continue our partnership with Nerd Street Gamers, offering Spitfire fans a chance to learn & improve with some great coaching, whilst also getting a unique opportunity to meet their heroes and our exciting new roster for 2021” said Dave Harris, Managing Director of Guinevere Capital. 

Register for Spitfire Flight School: Powered by Nerd Street Gamers here. Cost of general registration is GBP £99 / USD $135 per person or GBP £149 / USD $204 for registration and the Spitfire merch bundle. 

About Nerd Street Gamers

Nerd Street Gamers is a national network of esports facilities and events dedicated to powering competitive opportunities for gamers. The company promotes greater access to the esports industry, laying a national framework for esports talent development and high-quality gaming tournaments. NSG has received backing from Five Below, Comcast Spectacor, SeventySix Capital, Elevate Ventures, and angel investor George Miller.

For more information, follow @nerdstgamers on Twitter or visit nerdstgamers.com.

About Spitfire

London Spitfire is a professional Overwatch League team representing London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2017, London Spitfire is one of the league’s twelve founding members and the inaugural Overwatch League Grand Finals Champions.

To find more information about London Spitfire, visit spitfire.overwatchleague.com.

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