|IeSF's 8th World Championships - Jakarta to be held from 6 to 9 October 2016|
Mind Sports South Africa has earned a reputation of being a federation totally committed to its members and athletes alike.
The process includes holding Regional, Provincial, and National Championships which feed into the annual National Team Trials. It is from those that participate at the National Team Trials that the Protea Team is selected.
|Maryke giving the Athlete's Oath|
The 2015 team did not only do well on the field of battle, but also won the hearts, minds and souls of all those present at the 2015 World championships.
While Taylor Rose was given the honour of being the South African 'flag-bearer', Maryke Kennard too found herself thrust into the lime-light.
Maryke was hand-picked to give the Athlete's Oath at the 7th World Championships, and after the team did manage to win through to the group stages, went on to assist Reid 'RAPiD' Melton shoutcast.
|Matthew instructing the 2015 team|
The CounterStrike: GO team consists of players who have all excelled in MSSA championships. MSSA is confident that the team will rise to the challenge and deliver solid results.
This is the first time that CounterStrike: GO has been included in the World Championships, and the young South African team will have its work cut out for it.
|CounterStrike: GO||Jessie Joubert||Rondebosch Boys|
|Dillon Justus||DF Malan|
|Simon Zandstra||Rondebosch Boys|
|HearthStone||Francois Mouton||Tuks University|
|League of Legends||Matthew Smith||Knights Mind Sports|
|Maryke Kennard||Tuks University|
|Johan van Breda||Tuks University|
|Johan Uys||Tuks University|
|Taylor Rose||Knights Mind Sports|
|Manager||Jason Batzofin||St John’s College|
Thus MSSA has passed the mantle of manager on to Jason Batzofin who shall 'wet his spears' at the 8th World Championships.