Team Spirit announce tryouts for female CS:GO roster

Team Spirit have started the open tryouts for the all-women CS:GO team. The club shared the plans on social media.

Any Russian-speaking girl who is at least 16 years old and has at least eighth level on FACEIT can potentially get into the team. An application can be submitted on the official website via this link.

Dmitry "S0tF1K" Forostyanko, a coach of Team Spirit Academy, will head the roster. His responsibilities include reviewing the applications, evaluating the level of play of the applicants and screening out the suitable candidates.

According to the Team Spirit’s CEO Nikita Chukalin, when completing the lineup, the organization will first of all pay attention to girls who have not previously had experience of playing at a professional level. He added that the project is meant to reduce the existing gap between female and male teams.

Earlier, ESL announced a women’s CS:GO circuit. Throughout 2022, they will hold several tournaments, including LAN events, a total prize pool of which adds up to $500,000.