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Esports Athletes Are Likely To Compete For An Olympic Gold Medal In 2024!

por Emelia Holton (02/07/2020)




Except for Budapest and Paris, tour du lịch thái lan LA is one of three cities shortlisted to host 2024 Olympics Games. If LA wins the bid to be the host, the LA 2024 delegation will execute their plans of hosting a cutting-edge events including increasingly popular sport--esports.

As we know, the 2016 League of Legends World Championships, hosted in LA, gained 18million concurrent viewers online. So the LA 2024 delegation believes that by virtue of the bandwagon of Olympics, more and more people can get familiar with this new sports, which is a great news for 100million young people in the United States.

LA 2024 wants to include esports as a part of 2024 Olympics to help "reinvigorate global youth's connection to the Olympic Movement". As esports becomes increasingly lucrative and famous, this proposal has garnered a lot momentum.

"LA 2024 fully supports the IOC's mission to get young people all over the world leading active, healthy lifestyles," Casey Wasserman, chairman of the Los Angeles 2024 Olympic bid, said. "We view esports' immense global popularity and continued advances in digital technologies as tremendous tools for reconnecting Millennials with the Olympic Movement. The 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Los Angeles--a city always imagining what's next, where sport, entertainment and technology mix like nowhere else would enable the IOC to stay at the cutting edge of digital youth engagement."

According to Bloomberg, broadcast ratings for Rio Olympics were 25 percent lower among 18 to 49 years old. While esports' targeted audience are young people, so that the inclusion of esports will inspire their passion for tour thái lan sports and encourage them to get more involved in Olympics Games.

There have been a few moves have been silently made this year. The International esports Federation, a South Korean body responsible for governing esports at highest level, has already submitted an official bid to the IOC to gain legitimacy.

Both leSF and LA 2024 want to live up to their expectations, but Olympics Games is a worldwide events, at this great scale, there definitely will be a long way to go. And if they want esports to be a demonstration sport, tour thái lan the prerequisite that Los Angeles should win its bid to host 2024 Summer Olympics.

But by the virtue of the popularity of esports, it is very likely for esports athletes to compete for a gold medal in Olympics Games, at that time, many professional esports team will join this great events and bring an excellent performance to esports lovers. As for the future of LA 2024 delegation's plan, let's stay tuned!