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Member Hosted Tournament this Friday

Greg B has extended an invitation for a poker tournament this Friday May 4th, in his poker room at his house in Kelowna.   The Details: 7:30pm start. Greg’s house. Email for address details if you don’t receive the regular email. Players are to enter yard through front gate, with house access on right side. …

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Season 6 Event #4 Results

Wow, things have been so busy I didn’t even put up the event #4 notice beforehand! 20 people attended our fourth league event of the year. Congratulations to Adrian S for coming out on top after a heads up battle with David B. Patrick H and James H were in the money at 3rd and …

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The Championship Tournament Table is Set!

Congratulations to Khanh and Jason V for taking first and second place in the Second Chance Tournament, thus earning the last two seats at the Championship Tournament next month. The Championship Table # Player Points TOC Chips 1 Greg B 77.4 12,750 2 David B 65.1 11,500 3 Chris G 61.4 11,150 4 Grant S …

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BC Poker Championship Satellite to a Satellite

Ever wanted to try your skills at a larger casino tournament? How about the $3000 Buy-in BC Poker Championship Main Event? The BC Poker Championship Main Event runs from November 2-5. With a field of up to 550 players and a buy-in of $2700+300=$3000, it is western Canada’s largest poker tournament. River Rock Casino is …

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Season 5 Begins Next Week!

A very successful Season 4 has me greatly anticipating an equally successful Season 5! Interest is building even more than I had expected, new members are coming on board weekly. As previously posted, buy-ins and payouts remain the same as last year, $30+$5 league pool. The points curve has been modified slightly to give slightly …

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Season #4 Results

Apologies again for not updating the blog. Time seems to slip away too quickly. Congratulations to Lance B for his takedown of the League Championship tournament, taking down Patrick H in heads-up action. Kris R finished third and Dan C took fourth place. The season-ending dinner was a complete success. Thanks again to everyone who …

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Championship Table Chip Counts and Payout

The points have been finalized for the season, even though the final two players to sit at the Championship Table are still to be decided. I thought I would take this opportunity to post the starting chipstacks for the Championship table. Each player’s chipstack was calculated as follows: A base buy-in amount of 2400 chips, …

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No Poker this Friday, but…

Have a good look at standings posted below. Remember, those who place in positions 9 through 18 after next week will be able to participate in one last single-table tournament in October. The top two players from that tournament will get the last two seats at the Championship Tournament in November. There are a lot …

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Cash game adjustments

It’s come to my attention that we’ve become a little lax in our control of the buy-ins at .25/.50. ¬†We seem to have forgotten that the maximum buy-in for a .25/.50 game is $50. By allowing more money on the table in that circumstance is not fair to the players (half of our players) that …

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Heads-up Poker Tournament Interest

I am wanting to put together a heads-up poker tournament. This would be a single knockout bracket style tournament starting with 3500 chips and a relatively aggressive blind structure to allow for an 8-player tournament to last one evening. We would run a cash game at the same time so there is always poker to …

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