After circulating the poker industry rumor mill for the past month, the official announcement that a World Series of Poker Circuit stop will be heading to Vancouver’s River Rock Casino and Resort has been made.
According to a breaking news story on PokerListings.com, the press release was made by “Jason March, player services manager for PlayNow.com” at the 2012 WSOP Main Event, saying; “We are so excited, this is going to be a fantastic event. We finalized the deal with the WSOP today.”
As a result, the report also goes on to say that the annual British Columbia Poker Championships “will be pushed back to spring to accommodate the WSOPC stop.”
- EspaceJeux.com players will officially be able to participate in both the networks satellites and the two online events.
- ONLY PlayNow and EspaceJeux players will be able to play in the Ring events and they will count towards points for the WSOP-C.
- Players who win the online events will receive an official WSOP- C ring.
- Network Satellites (Sundays) – $2,000 Winner’s Choice – $3,000 Main Event Package
- Playnow.com Only Satellites (Monday-Thursday) – Variety of winner’s choice for the $365 and $580 (buy-in still TBD).
- Offline Satellites will run from Sept 17th to October 14th. This includes all sub satellites and main event satellites.
- Online Event satellites will run from October 15th to November 25th (depending on which online event). This includes all sub satellites and main event satellites.
- Satellites coming to PlayNow.com in mid September.
Online Ring Events on PlayNow.com :
|Sunday, November 18||$300 + $20||1|
|Sunday, November 25||$500 + $30||1|
Check PlayNow.com for more details.