LEC and LCS Summer Splits begin on June 12 & 13
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Riot Games has revealed the start dates for the League of Legends European Championship and the League of Legends Championship Series. The LEC season will resume on June 12, with the LCS returning the next day.
Weeks 1 and 8 of the LEC will be superweeks, with matches played from Friday to Sunday. It will also feature two one-week breaks after weeks 4 and 8 to allow room for scheduling adjustments if the need arises. The Summer Finals will now take place from September 5-6,
while the European Masters Finals will hold from September 19-20. Take a look at the LEC Summer Split schedule in the image below.
As for the LCS, Academy Summer 2020 will begin on June 12, just like the LEC Summer Split. LCS start times on Saturday and Sunday will now be 1:00 PM PT, with four matches played each day, while Monday will host two matches that begin at 5:00 PM PT. LCS and Academy schedule details will be revealed at a later date.
The leagues will continue to be held online as the world combats COVID-19. However, Riot continues to monitor the situation and is looking for ways they can safely return to studio broadcasts with a live audience.