S2:E5: Johnny Ryan Weaver on the Pathways into Esports

Retired pro gamer / esports events organizer Johnny Ryan Weaver joins the Game Gym pod to talk about creating a structured pathway for gamers in the esports industry. Johnny walks through his experience...
S2:E3 - Pat Valdez on FIFA crossplay, Esports Fair Play, Grassroots Marketing & Dog Training

S2:E3 – Pat Valdez on FIFA crossplay, Esports Fair Play, Grassroots Marketing & Dog Training

Esports Fair Play founder Pat Valdez joins the show to talk about the new release of FIFA crossplay, Esports Fair play's upcoming events in the DMV, learning new grassroots marketing skills in the esports space, & the unexpected overlap...

S2:E2 – Dr. Cait McGee chats Esports Medicine & Player Performance

Esports medicine specialist Dr. Cait McGee joins Josh & the Understanding Esports team to talk about the launch of 1HP’s education platform, how gamers can leverage their health & wellness to improve performance, and the myths about...

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Game Gym to appear regularly on DC News Now

Game Gym to appear regularly on DC News Now

Game Gym CEO Josh Hafkin kicked off a regular segment on DC News Now by talking to Sports Director Derek Forrest about what Game Gym offers in the local community. Watch the full video below and read more here.
One Game Gym family’s 1500 mile journey

One Game Gym family’s 1500 mile journey

“It Was A Big Surprise”: Texas Family Comes To DC for Game Gym Camp Last summer, Jonathan Galdamez participated in a variety of virtual camps and other activities from his home in Houston, Texas. Included in that was a couple weeks of Game Gym summer camp for two different games. As his ...
Game Gym Doubles Down on Alliance with HyperX

Game Gym Doubles Down on Alliance with HyperX

ROCKVILLE, MD. –– June 1, 2022 –– Game Gym, a leading youth esports camps and programming provider, is teaming up with HyperX, a brand leader in gaming and esports, to bring next-level tech to the esports camp experience and increase the capacity for fundraising efforts. HyperX will provide a ...
From Texas to DC: A Game Gym Family’s Long Journey

From Texas to DC: A Game Gym Family’s Long Journey

​Last spring, Amy Jordan was one of many parents looking for summer camp options for her son, Jonathan. Amy wanted to find something that catered to Jonathan’s interests - mainly video games like Fortnite and Rocket League - but was disappointed with the lack of options in her area. “There ...
DC Area Smash Legend “Logic” Joins Game Gym

DC Area Smash Legend “Logic” Joins Game Gym

Anthony “Logic” Moorman will create content for Game Gym Online and Game Gym Summer Camps ROCKVILLE, MD. –– MAY 17, 2022 –– Game Gym, a leading youth esports camps and programming provider, is excited to announce Anthony “Logic” Moorman, a Super Smash Brothers legend, will join the Game Gym ...
Meet the Game Gym Camp & Youth Program Director

Meet the Game Gym Camp & Youth Program Director

Six years ago, Katy Ward was living in her home area of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, working toward an education degree and dating her gaming-obsessed boyfriend, Patrick Crossan. Trust, a leap of faith, and a jump forward to 2022, and gaming has brought the couple to Washington, D.C., and a ...
Episode 16: Anthony “Logic” Moorman, Esports Caster and Personality

Episode 16: Anthony “Logic” Moorman, Esports Caster and Personality

Today we are joined by Anthony “Logic” Moorman, Esports Caster and Personality@Logic_VGBCLogic's Liquipedia I also want to thank my producer Zak Saleh and our intro/outro music was created by Steven Spector.  Once again, you can learn more about Game Gym and our mission at www.GameGym.com and ...
Episode 15: Max Wood, University of North America

Episode 15: Max Wood, University of North America

Today we are joined by Max Wood, Director of Esports at the University of North America. Understanding Esports is brought to you by Game Gym and produced by Zak Saleh. Our music was created by Steven Spector.  You can learn more about Game Gym and our mission at www.GameGym.com and you can hit ...
Episode 14: Russ Hamer, Mount Saint Mary’s University

Episode 14: Russ Hamer, Mount Saint Mary’s University

Today we are joined by Russ Hamer, Director of Esports at Mount Saint Mary's University Understanding Esports is brought to you by Game Gym and produced by Zak Saleh. Our music was created by Steven Spector.  You can learn more about Game Gym and our mission at www.GameGym.com and you can hit ...
Episode 13: Rachel Feinberg, Ateyo

Episode 13: Rachel Feinberg, Ateyo

Today we are joined by Rachel Feinberg, Co-founder, and CEO of Ateyo! Understanding Esports is brought to you by Game Gym and produced by Zak Saleh. Our music was created by Steven Spector. You can learn more about Game Gym and our mission at www.GameGym.com and you can hit me up and let me ...
Episode 12: Taylor “SBG” Yates, Fortnite Analyst and Content Creator

Episode 12: Taylor “SBG” Yates, Fortnite Analyst and Content Creator

Today we are joined by Scott "TheTantalus" Robertson, Smash legend, tournament organizer, and father of three!*Game Gym's Spring Summit is coming up April 2nd-3rd! Check out all the information on the event HERE and you can donate to Children's National Hospital HERE.* Understanding Esports is ...
Mid-Atlantic Esports Conferences Crowns Winners of Rocket League, League of Legend Competitions

Mid-Atlantic Esports Conferences Crowns Winners of Rocket League, League of Legend Competitions

Posted On : April 5, 2022 By : citybiz | Read full article on citybiz website The 12-week season culminated in the annual Spring Summit event presented by Game Gym  The Mid-Atlantic Esports Conference (MAEC), owned and operated by Game Gym, crowned George Mason University, Randolph Macon ...