Esports Gaming

The Grayslake Park District is partnering with GGLeagues and other Illinois Park Districts to offer a statewide Illinois Recreation Esports League! Sign up to represent Grayslake in this statewide virtual challenge! GGLeagues is an Esports management platform that is focused on making gaming a social experience for players.

What are Esports?
Esports describes the world of competitive, organized video gaming often referred to simply as “gaming.” Competitors from different leagues or teams face off in the same games that are popular with at-home gamers.

How do I sign up?
Gamers will be placed in one of three divisions depending on skill level, regardless of age. Set up your account atĀ www.ggleagues.com and register for the league. Click here for registration instructions.

Games Offered

  • Madden21 (1V1)
  • Rocket League (1v1 & 3v3; Beginner & Advanced)
  • FortniteĀ (Solos & Duos)
  • Super Smash Bros Ultimate (1v1)

Age Divisions

  • Youth (8-12 years)
  • Teen (13-18 years)
  • Adult (18 years +)

Games


Madden 21 (1v1)
Xbox One, PlayStation 4

System: Youth: Teen: Adult:
Xbox One Mondays @ 7pm Mondays @ 8pm Mondays @ 9pm
PlayStation 4 Mondays @ 7pm Mondays @ 8pm Mondays @ 9pm
Register By: September 29
Start Date: October 4

Rocket League (1v1)
Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Nintendo Switch, Mobile

Youth: Teen: Adult:
Beginner Wednesdays @ 7pm Wednesdays @ 8pm Wednesdays @ 9pm
Advanced Wednesdays @ 7pm Wednesdays @ 8pm Wednesdays @ 9pm
Register By: September 29
Start Date: October 6

Rocket League (3v3)
Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Nintendo Switch, Mobile

Youth: Teen: Adult:
Beginner Wednesdays @ 7pm Wednesdays @ 8pm Wednesdays @ 9pm
Advanced Wednesdays @ 7pm Wednesdays @ 8pm Wednesdays @ 9pm
Register By: September 29
Start Date: October 6

Fortnite (Solos & Duos)
Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Nintendo Switch

Youth: Teen: Adult:
Solos Tuesdays @ 7pm Tuesdays @ 8pm Tuesdays @ 9pm
Duos Fridays @ 7pm Fridays @ 8pm Fridays @ 9pm
Register By: September 29
Start Date: Solos – October 5, Duos – October 8

Super Smash Bros Ultimate (1v1)
Nintendo Switch

Youth: Teen: Adult:
Thursdays @ 7pm Thursdays @ 8pm Thursdays @ 9pm
Register By: September 29
Start Date: October 4

 

For more information, please contact Recreation Supervisor Brice Walsh at bwalsh@glpd.com or (847) 223-7529.