On Monday, Valorant partnered with Red Bull for the first official collegiate esports tournament. The Red Bull Campus Clutch will be a global Valorant tournament featuring universities and students around the world.
Red Bull Campus Clutch
The Red Bull Campus Clutch tournament will feature Valorant teams of university students from around the world. There will be over 50 countries taking part in the tournament and over 300 universities. To compete in the tournament, all five players on the team must attend a university and must be over the age of 18.
The tournament will take part in three different phases. The first phase will be the qualifiers, where teams from all over the world will play for their chance to advance in the tournament. The second phase will be the National Finals, where top teams from each region will face off. The final phase will be the World Finals, where National winners will get an invite to Spain to compete for the Grand Prize.
We're happy to present the WORLD'S BIGGEST GLOBAL @valorantesports UNIVERSITY TOURNAMENT!
— Red Bull Gaming (@redbullgaming) January 25, 2021
How to sign up
To sign up for the Red Bull Campus Clutch tournament, head over to the official site. From there, select the apply option at the top of the page. This will direct you to where you can choose a qualifier to apply for. Qualifiers will take place from February up until May in different regions and online.
From here, you can register yourself and your teammates, or you can register to find teammates. You can compete where you want with whom you want, as long as you’re a registered university student. Be sure you want to commit if you sign up, as teams must stay the same throughout the tournament.
Be sure to check it out and register if you’re interested. This will be a great opportunity to showcase your Valorant skills and potentially win some prizes. If you’re interested in pursuing an esports career, or are just trying to compete for fun, this is a great opportunity.