Fortnite: Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada Announces $10K Tournament To Support Brains And Brawn Campaign

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Fortnite: Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada Announces $10K Tournament To Support Brains And Brawn Campaign

The Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada (CLFC) is hosting a $10K USD Fortnite tournament to conclude its Brains and Brawn livestream fundraiser.


The streamathon began on June 28 and the CLFCand raises awareness about the study, treatment, and prevention of brain trauma in Canadian athletes, military personnel and other at-risk groups.

While the two-week fundraiser ends on July 9, the two-day $10K USD Fortnite tournament will follow on July 10 and July 11. Registration is open now, and for just a minor $20 USD donation, players can enter into the competition, where they’ll compete for a $3K USD grand prize. ESTNN has all of the details you’ll need to enter!

Brains and Brawn $10K Fortnite Tournament Format

The Brains & Brawn tournament utilizes the solo format, meaning every player for themselves. It begins on July 10 with Groups Stage, where 1,000 players will compete in six matches. The top 99 from day one will move into the finals for another six games and a chance to win a piece of the prize pool at stake. CLFC will host this tournament on NA East servers.

Here is the complete format:

Day One

  • July 10 at 3 PM ET
  • 1,000 Players
  • Six Games
  • Players earn points based on eliminations and placement
  • Top 99 advance to day two

Day Two

  • July 11 at 3 PM ET
  • 99 Players
  • Six Games
  • Players earn points based on eliminations and placement

Brains and Brawn $10K Fortnite Tournament Scoring System

Here is the tournament scoring system, which applies to both days:

  • 1st: 30 Points
  • 2nd: 25 Points
  • 3rd: 22 Points
  • 4th: 20 Points
  • 5th: 19 Points
  • 6th: 17 Points
  • 7th: 16 Points
  • 8th: 15 Points
  • 9th: 14 Points
  • 10th: 13 Points
  • 11th-15th: 11 Points
  • 16th-20th: 9 Points
  • 21st-25th: 7 Points
  • 26th-30th: 5 Points
  • 31st-35th: 4 Points
  • 36th-40th: 3 Points
  • 41st-50th: 2 Points
  • 51st-75th: 1 Point
  • Eliminations: 1 Point Each

Brains and Brawn $10K Fortnite Tournament Prize Distribution

As previously mentioned, the tournament boasts a $10K USD prize pool paying out to the top eight players in the finals.

Here is the prize pool breakdown:

  • 1st Place: $3,000
  • 2nd Place: $2,000
  • 3rd Place: $1,500
  • 4th Place: $1,200
  • 5th Place: $1,000
  • 6th Place: $600
  • 7th Place: $300
  • 8th Place: $100
  • Greenberg Gluster MVP: $300

Participants who donate and enter the tournament will have a chance to win one of the following prizes:

  • Zowie XL2411p
  • CORSAIR K70 Keyboard
  • CORSAIR MM300 Mousepad
  • CORSAIR Dark Core Mouse
  • CORSAIR HS60 Headset

Rules & How to Register

Players looking to compete in the tournament need to be at least 13 years of age. Prize acceptance for those under the age of 18 will require a parental signature. For more rules, refer to the tournament rule book.

Registration for the event encourages a $20 USD donation to the Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada. For details on how to register, head over to the Brains and Brawn tournament page and scroll down to the “Player Ready” section. Once there, you’ll find the donation link and a form to fill out to gain entrance.

About Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada

Concussion Legacy Foundation Canada was founded in December 2012 to help solve the concussion crisis in Canada. Since then, the organization has operated prevention, education and awareness events across Canada, with a mission to advance the study, treatment, and prevention of the effects of brain trauma in Canadian athletes, military personnel, and other at-risk groups.

Be sure to support this great cause through the streamathon and $10K Fortnite tournament!

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