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QTOUR 1on1 Championship Norway 20210

Stockholm March 31, 2010 for immediate release

QPAD and The Gathering are proud to present The annual QTOUR Championship, the most prestigious 1 on 1 counter-strike tournament in the world at The Gathering in Hamar, Norway, between 31st March to 4th April.

Michael "mikkis" Sokki is back to defend his title

Fourteen of the most famous and skilled players in Norway are invited to clash for the championship title. Last year's champion Michael "mikkis" Sokki is back to defend his title against both old school players like Jon Thomas "DaY" Rudst?rm plus some of the hottest new comer of the year like CLD, REASTEN and KORN.

QTOUR Championship Norway 2010 seeding.

1. Michael "Mikkis" Sokki

2. Raymond "RashiE" Nielsen

3. Hans Petter "CLD" Nykkelmo

4. Jon Thomas "DaY" Rudst?rm

5. Kristian "KORN" Hokland

6.?ynvind "KF3" Magnestad

7. Martin "hellzerk" Solbakken

8. Thomas "Vertigo" Andresen

9. Bj?rn Eirik "Pekky" M?ller-Nielsen

10. Kenneth "REASTEN" Kristiansen

11. Anders "bjERKE" Bjerke

12. Gunnar "zEn" Eng

13. Kristoffer "PAH" R?rberg

14. Nima "Neverlast" Nimbakht

15. TBA Qualifier

16. TBA Qualifier

Previous QTOUR results:

2009 QTOUR Championship Norway

1.Michael "mikkis" Sokki - Team Excello

2.Tommy "tacky" Mosgaard - Team Alchemists

3-4.Mats "noLA" Nygren -

3-4.Sindre "Sviken" Rygg -

2008 WCG QTOUR Championship Norway

1. Matis "noLA" Nygren

2. Jean-Michael "Ludden" Poudroux

3. Lasse "stingeR" Midtstue

2007 QTOUR Championship Norway

1. Lasse "stingeR" Midtstue

2.?yvind "KF3" Magnestad

3. Matis "noLA" Nygren

Open qualification for the two final spots:

The qualification for the two remaining slots in the finals will take?place during Wednesday 31st March and Thursday 1st April. The format will be?“King of the hill”, meaning that the two players that win most matches?during the day will move forward to the grand final on Saturday.

The final is starting 1st April

QTOUR Hall of Fame


About QPAD:

Launched in May 1994, QPAD is one of the fastest growing and hottest brands?of gaming products. In a category dominated by "business" people, QPAD is?fresh. QPAD built its success on a grass roots commitment to the gaming?community by thriving in the madness of competition and embracing the free?spirit of gaming. QPAD’s continued support of the QTOUR, communities, cups,?tournaments, teams and LAN parties all reflect their ongoing commitment to?the gamers. The continued support of gaming has given QPAD the knowledge to?continuously develop cutting edge products which give gamers an edge on the?competition.For more information, please visit www.qpad.se

About QTOUR Championship

QTOUR Championship is a professional 1on1 tournament with a mission to crown?the best individual player in each country in the most popular FPS games

that normally is played team based 5 on 5. We invite the best player in each?country and leave some spots for online or live qualification, so everybody?has a chance to play against the best. For more information, please visit?http://www.qpad.se/modules/news/article.php?storyid=570

About The Gathering:


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