Okair McLaren from the Dr Birdz always had a passion for gaming

Okair McLare
Dr Birdz

Competitive gamer Okair McLaren has always had a passion for eSports. Here’s what you need to know about him.

Name: Okair McLaren

Gamer Tag: Okair

Age: 17

Location: Kingston

Favourite game: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Genre specialisation: Fighting games

How long have you been playing video games?: From about age five and then at age 15 I started playing competitively.

What got you into games?: It was just a passion from I was a child. It’s what I love doing the most.

Console or PC: Console

How did you end up on the team?: I was selected to be a part of the team because I amassed the most points in both of the national qualifiers in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. I, unfortunately, won’t be heading to Mexico because my game speciality isn’t part of the programme.

Written by Nichola Beckford