Unified has partnered with the League Championship Series to host this Summer's LCS Proving Grounds Qualifier, the "Unified Grand Prix." Starting on August 9th, the 8-day long event goes through August 20th and features a prize pool of $20,000. The top 12 teams from the Tier 2 Tournaments in the 2021 LCS Proving Grounds Circuit qualify for the event, as well as the 7th to 10th seeded teams from the Summer 2021 LCS Academy season. The top 6 teams out of the 16 teams competing from the Unified Grand Prix will move on to compete in the Summer 2021 LCS Proving Grounds this September.
The purpose of this event is to provide a platform for players to compete at the highest level, before taking the next step as a professional League of Legends player. Unified empowers esport organizations and players through our platform to help them take that next step into the professional scene. Come join us during this event and watch some of the top North American Amateur and Academy players compete for a spot in the Summer 2021 LCS Proving Grounds at twitch.tv/academy, twitch.tv/unifiedlive, twitch.tv/unified2, and twitch.tv/unified3.