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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EVENTS DC AND GAME GYM PARTNER AGAIN TO LAUNCH COLLEGIATE ESPORTS CONFERENCE

EVENTS DC AND GAME GYM PARTNER AGAIN TO LAUNCH COLLEGIATE ESPORTS CONFERENCE

Mid-Atlantic Esports Conference Includes Participation of 12 Schools, Competitions Begin This Month Washington, DC – March 19, 2021 – Game Gym and Events DC announced today the launch of the Mid-Atlantic Esports Conference, hosting competitions and other esports programs for colleges and ...
District Esports League Tournaments Return This Spring

District Esports League Tournaments Return This Spring

This Spring, the District Esports League is returning with tournaments in Rocket League and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and a $1,000 prize pool per game! Qualifiers will start March 20th and run for 8-weeks leading to the championships at the Spring Summit, May 14-16th. Both Rocket League and ...
FLEX Update

FLEX Update

Dear FLEX Community, Due to the pandemic, Game Gym is moving to a new location and will no longer be able to host the FLEX or SuperFLEX Tournament Series. It with a heavy heart that we share this news because FLEX and SuperFLEX became special in just a short amount of time. We launched FLEX on ...
Winter Games Community Message

Winter Games Community Message

A Message from Game Gym CEO, Josh Hafkin Dear Game Gym Family, I hope this email finds you happy and healthy during these crazy times. Due to Covid, it has been an incredibly tough, but rewarding year for Game Gym. We were unable to play together in person for much of it, but it has led to ...
Game Gym Announces “DMV’s Triple Crown” – Series of Annual Online Charity Events

Game Gym Announces “DMV’s Triple Crown” – Series of Annual Online Charity Events

For immediate release DMV’s Winter Games to be held each December,DMV’s Spring Summit to be held each May,and DMV’s Summer Bash to be held each August Rockville, MD – October 12, 2020 – Building on the success of the DMV’s End of the Summer Bash 2020, Game Gym is pleased to announce the “DMV's ...
GAME GYM ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF DISTRICT ESPORTS LEAGUE, PRESENTED BY EVENTS DC

GAME GYM ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF DISTRICT ESPORTS LEAGUE, PRESENTED BY EVENTS DC

For immediate release Recreational league for the video game Rocket League is free for competitors Washington, DC – September 25, 2020 – Game Gym announced today the launch of the District Esports League, Presented by Events DC, a recreational league for the video game Rocket League, serving ...
GAME GYM ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERS FOR END OF SUMMER BASH

GAME GYM ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERS FOR END OF SUMMER BASH

For immediate release Events DC, HyperX, PDP Gaming, and Victrix Join Esports Fair Play, VYSA Gaming, OTN, the Washington Justice, and Wizards District Gaming as Partners in Online Charity Event Rockville, MD – (August 11, 2020) - Game Gym Founder and CEO Josh Hafkin has announced today that ...
Esports Orgs in the DMV Announce the End of Summer Bash Benefiting Extra Life

Esports Orgs in the DMV Announce the End of Summer Bash Benefiting Extra Life

6.25.20 For immediate release The DMV’s Esports Orgs Announce the End of Summer Bash! The area’s Esports Organizations team up with Extra Life to benefit Children’s National The premier esports organizations in the DMV have teamed up to raise money for the Extra Life Foundation and Children’s ...
Game Gym and Gamer Goo Team Up For Sweaty Moments Campaign!

Game Gym and Gamer Goo Team Up For Sweaty Moments Campaign!

It's getting hot out so Gamer Goo and Game Gym are teaming up to help you beat the heat...and the sweat! We're looking for your sweatiest gaming moments! We're talking moments where the match or competition really had you sweating. Start Submitting Your Clips Today Through June 28! Submit your ...
Game Gym Partners with VYSA for FIFA and Rocket League Summer Camp!

Game Gym Partners with VYSA for FIFA and Rocket League Summer Camp!

VYSA Gaming will host an online esports summer camp powered by Game Gym from July 20th-24th to offer coaching and skill sessions for members and non-members. With all aspects of the summer camp held online, gamers will have access to: Esport coaching in both FIFA and Rocket League ...
Esports is a Valid Extracurricular Activity, and Now is the Time to Explore it!

Esports is a Valid Extracurricular Activity, and Now is the Time to Explore it!

By Evan and Michele Shubin Full disclosure: the authors are happy customers of Game Gym. They also recently became investors in Game Gym and members of the senior management team. As parents of two teenage boys, we were skeptical about the benefits of video games, and we thought that our sons ...