Are you a superstar on the pitch? Do you dominate in the arena? Are you constantly earning dubs on the Island? Then maybe it's time to test your mettle against the esports elite at KPU.
KPU Sport and Recreation is proud to host esports tournaments throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall semesters. Our esports tournaments are open to current KPU students and employees and a great way for passionate gamers to make new friends, create esports teams, as well as build and strengthen social connections, which is extremely important in these unprecedented times.
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Conduct & Guidelines - Intramural Programs and Tournaments
KPU's general rules and guidelines for intramural programs include, but are not limited to, these principles:
- Current KPU students with valid student ID are given priority.
- Alumni, staff and faculty will be permitted to participate if space permits.
- Participants must complete and sign a waiver before participating.
- Participants, regardless of status, must follow KPU's Code of Conduct.
- Participants are expected to display good sportspersonship, fair play, and follow the rules and regulations of the sport and league.
- Foul language, hate speech of any kind, unsafe play and fighting will not be tolerated.
- Participants must display respect for all participants and staff at all times.
- Participants will wear proper attire and sport-specific equipment (if required) at all times.
Participants will be contacted by the email address provided by the tournament host, to be provided further details of the tournament such as the format of the game(s) once registration closes. Registration closes end of business day the day before the event.
This online esports tournament is offered exclusively to KPU students, faculty and staff. It involves competing in video games against other participants online (“Activities”). Such Activities may involve risks of injury and illness including but not limited to cuts, burns, falls, allergic reactions and other risks. By registering, you acknowledge and understand that you are voluntarily participating in such Activities and fully assume all risks and hazards incident to such participation. If you experience faintness, dizziness, pain or shortness of breath at any time while exercising you should stop immediately.
If you choose to register in the tournament and engage in the Activities, you are doing so at your own risk and will assume all risks of injury and will agree to release and discharge KPU, its directors, faculty, staff, students, associates, their agents, and facilitators including , from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown relating to your participation.
Participating in the Activities will require that you use your own equipment that may include: a television or monitor, a gaming console, computer/CPU, tablet, or phone; components such as a headset, keyboard, mouse or controller; and internet access (the “Equipment”). KPU, its directors, faculty, staff, students, associates, their agents and facilitators including , in relation to the tournament will not be responsible for your participation in this tournament and in no event be liable to the Equipment and any party for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable or consequential damages. BY REGISTERING FOR THIS TOURNAMENT YOU ARE AGREEING TO ALL PARTS OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMER.
KPU reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or modify this tournament if cheating, fraud, technical failures, or anyone’s actions destroys the integrity of the Activities, or if factors beyond KPU’s control make it impossible for KPU to administer this tournament as planned. Participants who have not complied with these Rules are subject to disqualification. The Prize is not transferable and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions in cash or otherwise, except at KPU’s sole discretion. KPU reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize of equivalent or greater value if a Prize cannot be awarded as described. The Prize will only be awarded pursuant to the Prize Claim Conditions outlined above. By entering this tournament, you agree to be bound by these Rules and the decisions of KPU. All decisions of KPU are final and binding in all matters relating to this tournament.