VALORANT Women & Non-Binary NSE Spring Cup

VALORANT - Women & Non-Binary
Riot Id
Saturday 18th March

Groups Stage into Finals
Format to be confirmed once signups close.


Online via the NSE Discord


VALORANT NSE Winter Cup is a 2 stage Event, Online qualifier followed by live finals at insomnia gaming festival.
This tournament is open to women (cis and trans) and non-binary members of our community.

The tournament will consist of a one-day online swiss qualifier event played on Saturday 18th March and LIVE LAN FINALS Friday 7th, the top two teams from the qualifier will win a Weekend Ticket for i70 Insomnia the Gaming Festival, including travel and accommodation. 


1st Place £100
2nd Place £50

In addition to other prizes this tournament awards British University Esports Championship Points.


Sign up here
After signing up please fill out this form for preferred pronouns and seeding.

This competition is not affiliated with or sponsored by Riot Games, Inc. or VALORANT Esports.


  • All players must be current students from the same university. 
  • All players must be women (cis or trans) or non-binary.
  • Teams must have at least 5 players. Teams may add/remove players from team between weeks.
  • If teams are more than 20 minutes late they will forfeit a map.
  • Teams must Check-in by 12:30pm. 
  • Offensive player and team names are not allowed.
  • Verbal abuse is not allowed. In particular any use of racist, sexist, homophobic or any other discriminatory language will lead disqualification of players involved.

Game Settings

  • Mode : Standard
  • Cheats : Off
  • Competitive mode : On

Map Pool

  • Ascent
  • Bind
  • Breeze
  • Fracture
  • Haven
  • Icebox
  • Pearl

Map Veto 

The higher seeded team can elect to be Team A or Team B within the following process:

Teams then Veto maps in the following order

  1. Team A bans 1 map
  2. Team B bans 2 maps
  3. Team A bans 1 map
  4. Team B bans 1 map
  5. Team A picks map out of 2 remaining maps and Team B has side choice

This competition is not affiliated with or sponsored by Riot Games, Inc. or VALORANT Esports.

Final Schedule will be confirmed once signups close. Depending on signups there will be 4-7 games including finals
Online Qualifier Saturday 18th March

Time Round
1pm  Captains meeting
1.15pm Round 1
2.15pm Round 2
7pm Finals

Finals Friday 7th April

The finals will consist of a single bo3 match to be played on Friday morning at Insomnia Gaming Festival.