Players at Intertops and Juicy Stakes Poker Compete for a Seat at $75,000 TKPT Caribbean Main Event
Tuesday 31st January 2017
Players at Intertops Poker (http://poker.intertops.eu) and Juicy Stakes Poker (http://www.juicystakes.eu) have begun competing in a series of online satellite tournaments that will send the winner to St Maarten for the $75,000 TKPT Caribbean poker tournament. Players can win their way to the Final in the three-tier tournament series by winning Step 1 and Step 2 tournaments, or buy in at any stage during. The Final will be held February 5th.
"This is the third time we've sent players to TKPT tournaments in St Maarten," said Intertops' poker manager. ¬†"It's a well-organized event that attracts a mix of professional, semi-professional and amateur players. In addition to the Main Event there are lots of other opportunities to win some cash and for those that need a break from the tables thereís lots to do on a friendly, tropical island like St. Maarten!"
The winner will receive a $3500 prize package that includes the $1150 buy-in for the three-day Main Event and luxury accommodation at the all-inclusive Sonesta Maho Beach Resort right across from the casino as well as travel expenses.
Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes Poker are hosting daily online satellites for poker tournament in St Maarten.
"It's great to be able to hit the beach in the afternoon before a night of poker," said Tim O'Keefe who won his way to TKPT Caribbean at Intertops last year. ¬†"Donít be distracted by the tropical setting though -- there's some serious money to be made! Last year I did quite well playing some of the smaller tournaments before the Main Event."
This year, ¬†Day 1A, 1B and 1C of the Main Event will be March 21 Ė 23 and the Final will be March 25.
Step 1 ($3+$0.30) Prize: 1 ticket for any Step 2 tournament Daily until ¬†February 4th at 2pm, ¬†8pm, 2am and 8am EST
Step 2 ($10+$1) Prize: 1 ticket for the $75,000 TKPT Final Daily until February 4th, 6 pm EST
Last Chance Wild West Satellite ($1+$0.10) Prize: 1 ticket for the $100,000 TKPT Final guaranteed! Sunday, February 5th at 1 pm EST
$100,000 TKPT Satellite Final ($100+$10) Prize: $3500 Package Sunday, February 5th, 5 pm EST
Players can register for TKPT online satellite tournaments by clicking on the Tournaments tab in the poker rooms.
Videos of a group of Intertops and Juicy Stakes online players that won their way to TKPT Caribbean last year are available on the Living the Dream poker blog (http://www.live-dream-poker.com/p/tkpt-st-maarten_31.html).