With Mind Sports South Africa (MSSA) already having held its Northern Cape and Western Cape Online Championships, preparations are well on their way in assembling Registered Players brave enough to officially represent South Africa as MSSA's 2023 Protea Esports Team at IESF's 15th World Esports Championships (WEC) shall be held in August in Lasi, Romania.
As of today, two events remain to be played at which Registered Players can still qualify to play at the National Team Trials to be held on 25 March 2023 whereat the 2023 Protea Esports Team shall be selected.
The two remaining events are:
- 12th Online Inter-school Provincial Championships - 4 March 2023
- 2023 Gauteng Online Championships to be held on 11 March 2023.
The esports titles offered by IESF at the 15th World Esports Championships, which MSSA has entered, are:
- Counter-Strike: GO (CSGO)
- Counter-Strike: GO (CSGO) - Female division
- DotA 2
- Mobile Legends, Bang Bang
- Tekken 7
Only Registered Players who have qualified through MSSA's Regional, Provincial, and National Championship are eligible to participate in MSSA's National Team Trials, and must have a valid passport on the date of the National Team Trials.