Rui Yang Xu

Rui Yang Xu is the content director at Vancouver Esports Association. Over the last four years, he has contributed to the likes of The Game Haus, Team Dignitas, Melee It On Me covering League of Legend and Super Smash Bros. Melee. Currently, he is a contributor to Akshon Esports as both an article and scriptwriter covering the Overwatch League. Rui Yang is also the president of Langara Esports, where he is leading the effort to build the esports community at Langara College

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Organization Spotlight: SFU Esports

Founded in 2016, SFU Esports was originally created when the growing number of individual gaming clubs came together to form the SFU Esports Association.
Many post-secondary schools have gaming clubs like SFU Esports that run events from viewing parties and various get togethers all the way to high level esports tournaments, manage collegiate level teams/players representing the club/school, and act as social hub for the growing student population and general public that enjoy gaming.

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Vancouver Esports Association Announcement

Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Esports Association (VEA) announces today the launch of its organization along with its website. VEA is a non-profit based in the Metro Vancouver area that functions as a central hub to connect gamers and unite the community. We are excited to collaborate with other community leaders and members of the industry to grow the Vancouver esports community.