Finnish Esports League
Finnish Esports League (in short "FEL") is a company that hosts multiple Finnish online leagues. It's main game is Counter Strike: Global Offensive.
FEL was originally found in 2015 when they launched their first season of CSGO league. Their leagues are aimed for Finnish players and each roster needs to have minimum of 3 players that own Finnish citizenship.
The CSGO league has 3 division. The main league, challenger league and open league
Open league is open for everyone filling the requirements. Challenger league teams are decided through relegation stage hosted after each season. All leagues are played online, expect for main leagues finals which are played on LAN.
It's also tradition on the main league to play couple regular season matches on LAN as a show match.
Winners of the show match will receive bonus prize money based on the rounds won in the game.
The winners of the grand finals will receive not only the "Voitto-malja" trophy but also championship rings made by Finnish jewelry company Tammi.
Counter Strike: Global Offensive
|Finnish Esports League|
|Season 1||2016-08 - 2016-12||€ 1,500 EUR||Findictus||Conquer Gaming|
|Season 2||2017-02-06 - 2017-05-21||€ 3,500 EUR||Conquer Gaming||TOOMUCHVIDEOGAMES|
|Season 3||2017-07-31 - 2017-10-05||€15,000 EUR||HAVU Gaming||VITALIS|
|Season 4||2017-12-25 - 2018-03-01||€10,000 EUR||HAVU Gaming||SJ Gaming|
|Season 5||2018-08-05 - 2018-10-04||€10,000 EUR||HAVU Gaming||SJ Gaming|
|Season 6||2019-04-03 - 2019-05-05||€20,000 EUR||SJ Gaming||HAVU Gaming|
|Season 7||2019-08-06 - 2019-10-19||€40,000 EUR|