Students are playing video games now more than ever in Aotearoa. As of 2020, Esports was announced as an official Sport recognised by SportNZ and regulated by The New Zealand Esports Federation. Victory Up are here to help bring Esports to your School, Students, Whanau and the community.
Victory Up strived to change the way Esports engaged at Secondary School level, in 2021 HSESL was launched and is now Aotearoa's largest High School Esports competition. Offering a variety of titles and game modes to cater to students whether as an individual or as part of a team, Victory Up's HSESL has all bases covered.
With the current world climate surrounding COVID-19, the HSESL is a great option to keep students involved and engaged with your School in a social and competitive environment. Esports regardless of lockdowns or traffic light systems can still operate online. All Live Events that are impacted by COVID-19 Restrictions will seamlessly move to a digital environment.
If you are a School or Teacher who is interested in joining HSESL, head to the Registration link below and get started.
If you are student wanting to get involved, let your School know and register yourself a Victory Up account. Once you have signed up, provide your Username and email to your School to ensure you are added to your School roster.
This unique Māori focused gaming organisation utilises the tools of digital careers and gaming alike to educate their members in Te Ao Maori and Te Reo Maori. Award winning "Best Social Impact" by StartUp Dunedin in their Audacious program delivered at the University of Otago 2021.
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