Quick Rules

Season basics

  • 3 map packs
  • Qualification stage: 1 map, 4/5 rounds in Swiss mode
  • ~7 weeks of group stage
  • Submatches: 1on1, 2on2, 3on3, 3on3
  • 1on1 and one of the 3on3 use the same map, different players, therefore 4 different players are required for a match
  • TrackMania 2 gameaccount is required (add here)
  • Competition titlepack is required
  • Two tiers: Premier (2-4 groups) & Open (divisions)
  • Guest drivers: in Premier, limited to 1
  • Premier: one player can play one 1on1 submatch during groupstage, and in playoffs


Need help or want to have a chat with fellow cup participants?
We have a Discord channel set up just for that!
Join #esl on Trackmania's Discord server


Is this your first time? Here are the important steps:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up and check in
  • If check in is enabled, make sure to check in on time
  • Wait for your first match to show up on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm
  • Wait for your next match

Still need help? During the cup, use chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support or for match related issues, please open a protest.