E-Sports

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Des Moines Parks and Recreation is entering their first season of E-sports with GGLeagues, the premier platform for recreational E-sports players and communities. This partnership allows our department to offer a safe and fun way for children and adults ages 8 and up to compete virtually with friends their own age all over the state of Iowa from the confines on their own home. GGLeagues will referees will organize, officiate, and monitor the game sessions in order to ensure proper conduct and sportsmanship.
 
The summer league will consist of a five-week regular season schedule, with the sixth week being playoffs. The season will kick off the week of July 11 and end mid-August. Games can take up to an hour long.
 
To play, you must have/own the following:
  • The specific console/computer to play on.
  • The game that you are registering to play.
  • Internet connection with an online gaming account to play live.
To participate, you must first register with Des Moines Parks and Recreation. Instructions will then be emailed on how to register with GGLeagues.

REGISTER HERE
 
SUMMER LEAGUE
Dates: Week of July 11 - Week of August 16
Fee: $30 per person per league
Games Offered: Madden NFL 21, Rocket League®, Super Smash Bros.
Site: Your own home!
 
MADDEN NFL 21 - MONDAY EVENINGS STARTING JULY 12
System Age Time
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM

ROCKET LEAGUE 1v1 - WEDNESDAY EVENINGS STARTING JULY 14 (Beginner and Competitive Divisions Available)
System Age Time
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 8-12 7-8 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 13-18 8-9 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 18+ 9-10 PM
PC 8-12 7-8 PM
PC 13-18 8-9 PM
PC 18+ 9-10 PM
Mobile 8-12 7-8 PM
Mobile 13-18 8-9 PM
Mobile 18+ 9-10 PM

ROCKET LEAGUE 3v3 - WEDNESDAY EVENINGS STARTING JULY 14 (Beginner and Competitive Divisions Available)
*EACH TEAM MEMBER MUST REGISTER INDIVIDUALLY*
System Age Time
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
PS4 or PS5 w/ PlayStation® Plus Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 8-12 7-8 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 13-18 8-9 PM
Xbox® One or Xbox® X with Xbox® Live Subscription 18+ 9-10 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 8-12 7-8 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 13-18 8-9 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 18+ 9-10 PM
PC 8-12 7-8 PM
PC 13-18 8-9 PM
PC 18+ 9-10 PM
Mobile 8-12 7-8 PM
Mobile 13-18 8-9 PM
Mobile 18+ 9-10 PM

SUPER SMASH BROS. - THURSDAY EVENINGS STARTING JULY 15
System Age Time
Nintendo Switch™ 8-12 7-8 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 13-18 8-9 PM
Nintendo Switch™ 18+ 9-10 PM