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Nordic Esport Org Nordavind Welcomes Veteran Counter Strike Global Offensive Player Pimp as a Content Creator

Published 04/18/2021, 12:09 PM EDT

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Famous Counter Strike personality and veteran player, Jacob “Pimp” Winneche, has now signed with Nordavind. He will take on the role of a content creator for the Nordic Esports organization. Pimp has been an integral part of the ecosystem and has offered his services to the scene, both as a professional and a broadcaster.

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He has a prominent reputation and has also delivered an iconic clutch that fans cannot forget. The 31-year-old retired player has now turned his gaze to full-time content creation and educating the younger audience.


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Nordavind is about to “get pimped” with the Counter-Strike legend

Pimp was indeed a talented FPS player, who had a rather short run in the professional scene. Despite possessing all the natural gifts, and a nutty aim, things just did not pan out for him as a professional. Back in 2018, he retired completely from the professional circuit to pursue a career in streaming.

It looks like Pimp is now all set to bring his talents to the Nordic esports organization Nordavind in 2021.


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Pimp’s inspiring journey to the top has been dreamlike

Pimp had a rather tough childhood, because of his lifestyle and excessive weight. This caused him to dive into CS: GO, which led to him becoming a marquee name in the ecosystem. The streamer has gone through a very inspiring public transformation by devoting his time to a healthier lifestyle. In front of the entire community, he went through astonishing changes that earned him new fans from the world over.

The streamer carries his positive approach to life on his stream that features gaming, workout routines, and positive vibes. This story is truly an aspiring tale that suggests anything is possible if you can just put your mind to it. After retiring from the pro circuit, Pimp took on the role of a broadcaster more seriously.


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He has hosted many top-rated events as an analyst, which helped him become a household name. He overcame his life’s greatest hurdle, even though he failed to achieve glory in CS: GO. The retired pro player suggested that his fight to attain a healthier body has been his life’s greatest achievement.

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Ayank Chourasia


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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports and has been professionally writing since 2016 and has worked across many fields. He regularly keeps tabs on a wide range of professional esports like Dota 2, Valorant, CS and fighting games. He has been an ardent gamer since his childhood, and became a defender of the ancients in Dota 2 during his college days.
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