LOTUS 8

Winnipeg’s Pro Esports Team

Meet Winnipeg's Esports powerhouses, Lotus 8 Esports. They're a grassroots team that's all about positive well-being and inclusivity, with fans and players worldwide.

With over 20 years of experience under their belts, these pros play in top leagues across the globe’s biggest esports titles including Rocket League, Valorant, Apex Legends, and Pokemon Unite. Lotus 8 have hundreds of tournament victories since their inception, earning over $10,000 in prize money both domestically and internationally. 

About Lotus 8

Lotus 8 boasts a whopping 80+ competitive athletes, each with a serious passion for Esports, gaming, and content creation. But Lotus 8 isn’t just about the games and glory – they’ve got a heart too – our teams have supported campaigns for many awesome non for profits having donated over $3,000 to amazing causes like Canadian Red Cross, Toronto Hospital’s Sick Kids of Toronto, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada. We’re extremely proud to own and operate this team!

Lotus 8 Academy

Lotus 8 Academy provides a comprehensive 90-day player development program that’s led by expert coaches, designed to assist young gamers in leveling up their skills and launching their Esports careers. The program emphasizes building their physical and mental fortitude while fostering a supportive community. The academy boasts an extensive sales pipeline, with over 800 potential leads, a rapidly growing Discord community of more than 1,100 members, and over 40 universities scouting the talent pool, offering post-secondary scholarships and financial aid to players.

academy rosters for all pro teams

Regular opportunities to meet college scouts

Pathways to pro esports

esports college application support

Partnership Opportunities

Expand your brand through partnership with Lotus 8 Esports for unprecedented exposure, boosted brand image and community connection! This year,Lotus 8 Esports teamed up with Mazda Canada’s biggest dealership in Western Canada, Gerry Gordon’s Mazda! The partnership included a stunning Mazda CX-9. The perfect set of wheels to transport our esports team across North America.

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