Workshops For Non-Profits

At Contender Esports Cary we offer workshops every week. They have been so successful that we have non-profits contacting us wanting to bring their mentees in for our educational programs. Workshops for nonprofits are organized based on their requests when it comes to...

Having a Video Game Themed Birthday Party

Everyone has a birthday and most people celebrate theirs. Since most kids love playing video games, why not come to our purpose built esports (video game) facility. Here at Contender Esports Cary, we provide you with everything you need for the party (except cake)....

POWERUP Partnership

I am a huge believer in giving more than you take and helping others grow. I want to see the esports industry grow and improve from the grassroots level all the way to the professional level. I and Contender Esports Cary look for meaningful and beneficial partnerships...

Being a Part of Our Youth Team

Our youth team is designed to develop gamers skills with the main focus being teamwork and match play. They learn tatical skills such as communication and positioning. We teach them how to convert their individual skills (aim, hand eye coordination, etc.) into a match...

Starting a Business During a Pandemic

COVID-19 was something no one anticipated. Many intelligent entrepreneurs were talking about the next crash and recession and how they were preparing for it. They nor I expected the economy to be completely shut down. My name is Caleb Smith and this is my experience...

Why I Started a Youth Academy

I’ve wanted my own esports team for a while and many people had been asking me if I was going to start one knowing that I am building a gaming center in Cary. For a long time I was hesitant because I was occupied with Contender Esports Cary and wasn’t really sure how...