A number of Danish teams, including Astralis and dignitas, will attend the CS:GO Danmark Championship #1 at Power-LAN from August 26-28 in Odense Denmark in order to compete for approximately $26,000 in prize money.
The CS:GO Danmark Championship #1 at Power-LAN, a LAN event taking place in Odense, Denmark (the country's third largest city) from August 26-28, will be hosting an eight team CS:GO tournament with 175,000 Danish Krone (~$25,815) on offer for competing teams.
Four of the teams to attend the event were directly invited, two of the teams qualified through their first and second place finishes in the $3,700 CS:GO Danmark League, and two teams advanced through a closed qualifying round which took place back in June.
Astralis will be the heavyweight team at the regional Power-LAN (photo hltv.org)
The eight teams that are expected to attend the event are therefore:
|Astralis (Invite)||Singularity (1st place Danmark League)|
|dignitas (Invite)||Tricked (2nd place Danmark League)|
|X (Invite)||Delete (Qualifying Round)|
|ex-CPH Wolves (Invite)||Seven11 (Qualifying Round)|
The format of the tournament will be two groups of four teams with GSL group play. The playoffs will have the two best teams from each group, with best-of-three semifinals and grand final.
The prize-pool distribution for the CS:GO Danmark Championship at Power-LAN is:
1. - 100,000 DKK (~$14,750)
2. - 45,000 DKK (~$6,640)
3-4. - 15,000 DKK (~$2,215)