April 25, 2024

Experience the Thrills of Esports at the 2023 Arnold Sports Festival


The 2023 Arnold Sports Festival in Roodepoort, South Africa, is gearing up to showcase esports as part of its exciting multi-sport event lineup. From May 19–21, the Ruimsig Stadium will come alive with a thrilling array of competitive activities, including bodybuilding, powerlifting, martial arts, gymnastics, and esports. As one of the newest additions to the festival, esports is set to captivate audiences and offer a unique opportunity for gamers to demonstrate their skills and compete on a continental stage.

The South African esports organisation, Ekasi Esports, will be organising the tournament, which will feature FIFA 23 and Tekken 7, as well as gaming exhibitions and demonstrations of the latest consoles and virtual reality (VR) technology. The event will kick off on May 19 with an open day, followed by the highly anticipated tournaments on May 20th and 21st.

For all esports enthusiasts out there, the FIFA 23 and Tekken 7 tournaments at the 2023 Arnold Sports Festival in Roodepoort, South Africa, are not to be missed! To gain access to the Ekasi Esports Exhibition Area, where the tournaments will be held, you’ll need a ticket to the Arnold Sports Festival. Daily tickets cost R150, and weekend tickets cost R300. To purchase your tickets, head over to the official Arnold Classics Africa website at www.arnoldclassicafrica.com or utilise the convenient Webticket online platform. If you’re interested in participating in the FIFA 23 and Tekken 7 tournaments, be sure to register at https://ekasiesports.africa/arnold.

The Arnold Classic Africa is an eagerly anticipated annual multi-sport event that draws athletes and spectators from across South Africa and beyond. The festival showcases a diverse range of competitions, including bodybuilding, powerlifting, martial arts, gymnastics, and other exciting sporting events. The Arnold Classic Africa is part of the larger Arnold Sports Festival, founded by none other than Arnold Schwarzenegger himself, a celebrated former bodybuilding champion and Hollywood icon.

Ekasi Esports is a rapidly growing entertainment brand dedicated to empowering players, content creators, and partners in the gaming industry. The organisation’s mission is to establish itself as a top-tier esports lifestyle brand by producing captivating content, designing high-quality merchandise, and achieving exceptional results in tournaments and leagues while also offering value to its partners. Moreover, Ekasi Esports strives to promote diversity and inclusivity within the esports community by fostering meaningful relationships and giving back to underrepresented groups.