Rush returns with another “electrifying” weekend of local gaming in both the competitive and casual scene.

Rush eSports 2019 is set to take place at the Sun Arena at Time Square in Pretoria from 28th June to 30th June 2019. The Rush eSports event will host a range of competitive tournaments for casual gamers and eSports fans to watch or participate in, as well as allow visitors to experience the exciting world of competitive gaming live.

Rush is a multi-tournament, multi-platform celebration of the very best that local eSports has to offer. Various tournament organisers will be hosting eSports events at Rush, where gamers, visitors and spectators will have a variety of competitive games to participate in and watch.

Vodacom 4U once again is the main headline sponsor for Rush eSports 2019 as they will host many tournaments across console, PC gaming and others.

The list of tournaments that will be taking place includes:

  • CSGO [PC: 5 vs 5]
  • DOTA 2 [PC: 5 vs 5]
  • StarCraft II [PC: 1 vs 1]
  • Hearthstone [PC: 1 vs 1]
  • FIFA 19 [PS4: 1 vs 1]
  • Tekken 7 [PS4: 1 vs 1]
  • Fortnite [Mobile]


When is Rush 2019?

28, 29, 30 June 2019
Times: Friday 10am – late | Saturday 10am – late | Sunday 10am – 5pm

Where is Rush 2019?

Sun Arena, Time Square, Pretoria, South Africa.

How do I buy a ticket at Rush 2019?

Tickets to Rush are on sale now at all Ticketpro outlets and online.

Day Pass: R120 (valid for one day only on any of the three days)

Weekend Pass: R300 (valid for all three days)

Player Pass: R250 (valid for all three days for players competing in tournaments)

Tickets to Rush include full access to GeekFest.

How do I stay connected?

To stay up to date with new announcements and additional info, follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram. You can also subscribe to their weekly newsletter or join the NAG Discord and go to the #rush channel

If you’re a professional eSports player, someone who wants to have fun and see how good you are, or even a parent looking to find out more about your child’s obsession, this event will have something for you.

So come and experience the energy and excitement of live eSports first hand. Follow for more updates


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