NAVI welcome 13 y.o. in their Academy lineup
NAVI has signed 13-year-old Ukrainian player Adam "froz1k" Nagorny. This has been reported on the official website of multigaming.
The NAVI Academy newcomer has over 3,000 elo on the FACEIT platform, where at the time of publication he has played 2,631 matches with a winning percentage of 53%.
The club's press release notes that froz1k first came to prominence nine months ago when he got the ace during Niels-Christian "NaToSaphiX" Sillassen's stream. A video of the young Ukrainian's actions gathered more than 140,000 views and became the most popular on Twitch in the CS:GO section in October 2020.
froz1k got into the NAVI academy through the recently announced Road to NAVI project, where any player from 13 to 16 years old can apply with more than 3000 elo on FACEIT, no existing contracts with other teams, and an opportunity to attend a bootcamp in Kiev.
"I've always admired NAVI playstyle and I'm very happy that I was given the opportunity to prove myself. Thanks to training at the academy, I will be able to reach the next level of the game. I will do my best." the young talent commented.