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Esports tournaments coming to SWERVE event—with great prizes!

Have you heard of Rocket League? Do you like great prizes? The Nuclear Innovation Institute’s SWERVE event is hosting two gaming tournaments!

On Saturday, September 10th, come to SWERVE at the Southampton Coliseum for your chance to win an Oculus Quest 2 headset and other great prizes by participating in two different esports tournaments:


Retro racing tournament: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

  • Test your go-cart driving skills while dropping banana peels and shooting green shells in a 12 and under tournament

Rocket League tournament: 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

  • Hop on a PS4 and go head-to-head in our all-ages tournament with an Oculus Quest 2 headset going to the champion!

To register, email explore@nii.ca with your name, phone number and age. Space is limited so sign up today!

And set a calendar reminder so you don’t miss out on SWERVE—the event takes place over three days at the Southampton Coliseum in Saugeen Shores, Ontario:

  • Friday, September 9 from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

  • Saturday, September 10 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

  • Sunday, September 11 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

A first-of-its-kind event, SWERVE is supported by NII’s Founding Members and other partners committed to bringing unique STEM opportunities to Bruce, Grey, and Huron counties.


Stay tuned as we count down to the event—follow along at nii.ca/swerve, on Instagram @NIIExplore and Facebook @OntarioNII.