Trackmania champion Thomas ‘Pac’ Cole has re-signed with UK-based esports organisation MNM Gaming for 2022, after one other profitable 12 months within the sport.
The UK participant received the €16,550 TMGL Fall 2021 grand remaining on December nineteenth 2021, choosing up €4,550 in prize cash. He beat BDS’ Affi and GameWard’s Gwen, who completed second and third within the remaining respectively.
Gwen completed first within the Steps stage of the match, with Pac seventh.
TMGL Fall had greater than 20,000 viewers watching the ultimate throughout a number of streams.
Pac joined MNM in October 2019, and previous to that had represented the likes of GamersOrigin, Staff Professional.Black and Dignitas.
Pac has re-signed with MNM for one more 12 months and rejected the advances from different organisations.
“2021 has been my greatest aggressive 12 months but and I’m excited to re-sign with MNM for 2022,” Pac instructed Esports Information UK. “I can’t wait to see what subsequent 12 months brings.”
MNM are the most important and longest-standing org presently in Trackmania proper now. Dignitas, Staff Acer and others have left over time, however MNM stayed. Why?
MNM co-founder Kalvin ‘KalKal’ Chung commented: “I feel Trackmania is filled with passionate folks, it’s an extremely enjoyable sport and likewise actually enjoyable. Actually it’s what I do in my downtime – I simply play some Trackmania! You may drive and drift alongside, and particularly after I see the MNM automotive in-game, I really feel actually proud individuals are becoming a member of our membership, utilizing our automotive pores and skin and supporting us.
“I really feel just like the Trackmania neighborhood is extremely resilient and passionate. They’ve persevered all through the years even in down occasions, when possibly the sport or ecosystem wasn’t in the perfect state. It nonetheless lived on and it’s nonetheless dwelling on as we speak.
“Typically we even have 50,000 viewers watching TMGL. I feel that’s insane, it’s loopy. So I feel it’s one thing that’s undoubtedly born from the neighborhood – I feel that actually is what esports is: one thing that perseveres via ardour and is born via the neighborhood. In order that’s why we help TMGL and Trackmania.”
This 12 months, Pac has received TMGL Fall and Gamers Assembly, and completed runner-up within the TMGL World Cup and TMGL Winter.
The veteran UK participant is well-decorated in Trackmania, as highlighted by journalist Eirik Holdal:
British LEC caster Medic – who has performed some Trackmania on stream and solid a couple of video games this 12 months – additionally congratulated Pac on Twitter:
Pac also appeared on the Top Gear Gaming Show earlier this year, the place he spoke about his background in Trackmania in an interview with Julia Hardy and Mike Channell.
If his previous achievements are something to go by, it seems prefer it could possibly be one other good 12 months for him and MNM in Trackmania in 2022.
Dom is an award-winning author who graduated from Bournemouth College with a 2:1 diploma in Multi-Media Journalism in 2007.
As a long-time gamer having first picked up the NES controller within the late ’80s, he has written for a spread of publications together with GamesTM, Nintendo Official Journal, business publication MCV in addition to Riot Video games and others. He labored as head of content material for the British Esports Affiliation up till February 2021, when he stepped again to work full-time on Esports Information UK and as an esports marketing consultant serving to manufacturers and companies higher perceive the business.