Cloud9 is ecstatic to announce the signing of the ATK roster for our Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team. Joining the Cloud9 family are Johnny JT Theodosiou, Ian motm Hardy, Aran Sonic Groesbeek, Joshua oSee Ohm, Ricky floppy Kemery, and coach Tiaan T.c Coertzen, who will be leading the team moving forward.
These players have turned many heads with their successes in the past few months, including a 1st-place finish at Esports Championship Series Season 8 - North America: Week 2, another 1st-place finish at the WESG 2019 North America: United States Qualifier, and a strong 7th/8th showing at the ESL Pro League Season 10 Finals. They’ve gone toe-to-toe with some of the best teams in the world and we look forward to seeing what they’ll achieve with Cloud9.
“Joining Cloud9 is a dream come true for the entire squad. Words can’t describe how excited we all are to represent such a prestigious organization. We’re very grateful for the opportunity. I think it came at the perfect timing to provide us with more resources to continue our growth and to strive for new heights. Our team is still very young and I’m very excited to see how far we can go with the support Cloud9 can offer.” -- Coach Tiaan T.c Coertzen
“I think everyone in the community has been impressed with what these players have accomplished and we’re thrilled to be welcoming them to C9. I can’t wait to see them make even greater strides in the coming year! ” -- Jack Etienne, Cloud9 CEO & Owner
Please join us in giving a warm welcome to the newest faces of Cloud9 CS:GO! You’ll be able to see them in action soon as the team will be playing at the IEM Katowice Closed Qualifier, starting January 9th. For more on this, as well as other #C9CSGO news, follow us on social media and check out the official Cloud9 Discord.
Founded in 2013, Cloud9 has grown to become one of the most recognizable esports organizations in the world. With championships industry-wide, unmatched viewership hours, and extensive benefits packages for players and staff, Cloud9 prides itself on being the best in all categories. At this time, Cloud9 fields professional teams in League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Overwatch, World of Warcraft Arena, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros Melee, Rocket League, PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS: Mobile, Fortnite, Rainbow Six Siege, and Teamfight Tactics. To find more information about Cloud9, visit http://www.cloud9.gg.