k1ck eSports Club
K1CK is a gaming organization founded on the 11th of October, 1998, that supports teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, DotA2, League of Legends, Hearthstone, Starcraft II, FIFA, and Overwatch. Nearing the 700 awards milestone (over 400 for finishing in first place), this is the most awarded Iberian eSports organization ever.
eSports nowadays are an important part of people's lives. Sports evolved and became a worldwide phenomena, while the Electronic Sports are on that route and gathering support at a faster pace. K1ck eSports Club is a pioneer in Portugal and the second oldest European organization in activity, only surpassed by SK Gaming, founded in 1997.
The K1ck eSports Club Association started its activity in September, 2005, and it was registered as a result of K1ck, the online gaming club, being founded in October, 1998. Usually found performing in the many LAN tournaments that take place around the world, mainly at LAN Parties, K1ck are the first Portuguese eSports Association legally registered and active, that evolved from an online gaming club.
Also playing and participating in tournaments that take place on the Internet, K1ck conquered the first medal of the Portuguese Electronic eSports in the biggest European and World competitions, WCG and ESWC. This was achieved in March, 2006, in the SEC2006 (European Championships) that took place in Hannover during the CeBit. In 2007, they achieved a difficult record, contributing with 11 players for the 11 available spots in the Portuguese national representation in Seattle for the World Cyber Games, therefore making it an all-K1ck Portuguese representation. Winner of Dreamhack on Tour Valencia Counter-Strike 1.6 tournament in 2011, along with 2 victories in Dreamhack Winter for Need For Speed and World in Conflict in 2006 and 2007 respectively, the K1ck CS:GO squad is the most famous and representative team in the Club, having achieved the 9th position in the top 20 CS:GO World Ranking by ESEA in April, 2013.
The K1ck eSports Club Association has several members from many nations within its ranks and always plays the most successful games that can be found in worldwide competitions, in a serious and professional way, giving a valid contribution to the eSports community.
|2018-07-22||1st||Minor||Rivalry CIS Invitational||2 : 1||$3,500|
|2017-05-07||2nd||Minor||4Gamers OMEN CS:GO Masters - Lisbon||0 : 2||$2,200|
|2016-11-19||1st||Minor||xfunction Champions Series 2016 - Finals||2 : 0||$1,386|
|2016-04-10||1st||Minor||AlienTech League Season 1 - Finals||3 : 1||$4,562.22|
|2015-11-08||1st||Minor||xFunction Iberian Championship||2 : 0||$3,220.89|
|2014-12-21||1st||Minor||xFunction Masters I||$1,100.7|
|2013-04-13||5 - 8th||Premier||ESL Major Series One - Spring 2013||0 : 2||$2,000|
|2012-05-27||1st||Minor||xfunction Fraglider Cup 2012||2 : 0||$3,754.32|
|2011-01-09||1st||Minor||Pro Gamer Series 2010||2 : 0||$2,401.66|
|2010-04-04||1st||Minor||Electronic Portugal Tour 2010||2 : 1||$2,030.59|
|About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament|
- Spirit (2012-05-29). "k1ck into Source". k1ck.com.
- Tgwri1s (2012-09-15). "k1ck presents CS:GO lineup". HLTV.
- Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-02-18). "k1ck confirm AIm deal". HLTV.
- Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-01). "k1ck lose team to Alientech". HLTV.
- Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-14). "k1ck reveal new team". HLTV.
- Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-06). "SHOUW returns in k1ck". HLTV.
- Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-08-18). "AlienTech land k1ck duo". HLTV.
- "k1ck in CEVO Season 8". k1ck eSports Club. 2016-08-24.
- "Mut and Rmn return to K1ck". k1ck.com. 2015-11-24.
- "Presenting Rub3nix" (in Portuguese). Team Team Império Multimédia. 2016-01-25.
- MIRAA (2016-01-29). "riis3d returns to k1ck". HLTV.
- kazac (2016-05-04). "K1CK com troca no seu quinteto " [k1ck with a change] (in Portuguese). Fraglider.
- João Ferreira (2016-06-20). "K1CK reduzidos a 1 jogador * " [K1CK reduced to 1 player] (in Portuguese). Fraglider.
- Spirit (2016-07-05). "One for one in k1ck CS:GO". k1ck eSports Club.
- Tugamars (2016-07-05). "K1CK novamente com CS:GO em Portugal". fraglider.pt.
- "K1ck presents CS:GO team". k1ck.com. 2017-01-22.
- kazac (2017-04-14). "KillDreaM de regresso aos K1CK! " [KillDreaM returns to K1CK] (in Portuguese). Fraglider.
- Horvy (2017-08-10). "Horvy is released". Twitter.
- "Mutiris nuevo jugador de Giants PVP.ME " [Mutiris new player of Giants] (in Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-08-31.
- "K1ck accept MUTiRiS offer". HLTV. 2017-09-01.
- "k1ck lineup". 2017-09-09.
- "Ricardo “Rmn” Oliveira cierra nuestra plantilla de CS.GO" (in Spanish). giantsgaming.pro. 2017-09-11.
- Francisco Coimbra (2017-10-15). "K1CK adicionam dixon e SOULZOOR " [K1CK adds dixon and SOULZOOR] (in Portuguese). defs.pt.
- "Dixon é o novo jogador da Hexagone eSports " [Dixon is the new player of Hexagone eSports] (in Portuguese). RTP Arena. 2017-10-15.
- kazac (2017-12-11). "Equipa de CS:GO dos K1CK chega ao fim " [K1CK CS:GO team comes to an end] (in Portuguese). Fraglider.
- "Los robots vuelven a base " [The robots return to base] (in Spanish). gBots. 2018-01-08.
- "K1ck acqures a new CS:GO team". k1ck.com. 2018-05-03.
- Striker (2018-08-19). "K1CK RELEASE TEAM" (in English). HLTV.org.
- "K1CK.CSGO back to Portugal". k1ck.com. 2018-09-19.
- kazac (2018-11-22). "K1CK reduzidos a 4, renatoohaxx torna-se jogador livre " [K1CK reduced to 4, renatoohaxx becomes free agent] (in Portuguese). Fraglider.
- Defusekids (2018-12-13). "#CSGO: Today we welcome @franciscobhx (former @k1ckesports) as our new coach".
- "K1CK signs psh and renews CS:GO contracts" (in ). k1ck. 2019-01-17.
- "K1ck csgo Adds Two". k1ck. 2019-04-04.