“As our players continue to compete on a global stage, player wellness and health is critically important to us here at Gen.G,” says Nathan Stanz, General Manager of Gen.G Esports. “We are happy to be providing insight into the habits of our professional players for this study.”
Associate Prof Sooyeon Suh noted the aligned values between the sleep team and Gen.G “one of our aims is to boost female representation in esports research and Gen.G are a world leader when it comes to promoting equality in esports, so they were really keen to offer their female players the chance to participate”.
Although data from all participating teams is yet to be published, outcomes from the Fortnite team were positive. “Dr Blum and the Fortnite team worked really well together. In fact, at the end of the program the female players were some of= the best sleepers we’ve tested so far” Sangha Lee said.
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