-The goal is to qualify for the major
Apeks impressed during the closed RMR qualification and are ready to fight for a major ticket in Copenhagen.
On Friday evening, after a strong 2-1 victory against the Bulgarian team 500, Apeks was finally able to let loose the cheers. With three straight victories in the closed qualification for the RMR tournament, the Norwegian organization is guaranteed to take part in the tournament which will be played in Copenhagen 11-14. April. Here they will have the chance to challenge themselves against the world’s elite.
It is a great achievement for the Norwegian organization, which at times has had a lot of adversity in the attempt to put together a team, with the aim of securing the opportunity to participate in a major tournament.
Must arrive in Copenhagen prepared
Apeks manager Kenneth Gaupseth Johansen was delighted when the result was finally in the box.
– It is incredibly wonderful feeling right now, and this is something we have been working on for a long time. We think we have a good team that can perform well on LAN, so it’s good to finally get the chance to play against the elite in order to qualify for the Major.
Despite the competition at the top of the world, Johansen says that the team’s goal is to go all the way to the major.
–The aim is clearly to qualify from the RMR to the Major, but we have to recognize that it will be tough competition. The best in the world will gather to capture the important places. The time ahead will be important for us to be ready for what awaits us in Copenhagen in April. We will do everything we can to arrive as well-prepared as possible, that’s for sure.