We at Cloud9 are thrilled to welcome the newest member of the Cloud9 family, René cajunb Borg, to the Counter-Strike Global Offensive roster! Joining us after most recently spending over a year with OpTic Gaming, cajunb is a true veteran of the game, his competitive experience with CS:GO dating back to 2012, and his experience as a competitive player going back to 2009 with Counter-Strike: Source. We’re excited to see what his extensive experience can bring C9, so join us in welcoming him to the team!
With a career spanning nearly a decade, cajunb has racked up accolade after accolade, including a 2nd-place finish at DreamHack Open Summer 2018, a championship at DreamHack Open Montreal 2017, and a championship at EPICENTER 2016. We look forward to him continuing his successes with C9!
“When you join an organization like Cloud9 there will always be a lot of pressure and expectations. I will do my best together with my teammates to make sure we succeed and make the fans proud.” -- René cajunb Borg
“I'm excited for a veteran like cajunb to begin playing with Cloud9. I believe he can teach our young players a lot from his years of experience in Counter-Strike. Welcome to the C9FAM.” -- Jonathan Tran, Cloud9 CS:GO General Manager
“It’s rare to see such an extensive esports career as cajunb has, so we’re really pleased about getting a chance to work with him. Welcome to Cloud9, cajunb!” -- Jack Etienne, Cloud9 CEO & Owner
With the roster now complete, the team is setting their sights on a strong showing at BLAST Pro Series: Miami 2019, which kicks off on April 12th. For more on this, as well as other #C9CSGO news, click the official team banner below or 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, Fortnite, Apex Legends, Hearthstone, Super Smash Bros Melee, Rules of Survival, Rocket League, and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS. To find more information about Cloud9, visit http://www.cloud9.gg.