Category: Upcoming

High Stakes Satellite-payout Style Tournament

With the WSOP Circuit Event this October/November in Richmond, I was looking for a means to give our players a chance at playing in what will probably be the largest poker event ever held in BC. To that end, I am excited to announce a new tournament style for Okanagan Poker: a satellite-payout style tournament …

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Second Chance Tourney this Friday

I forgot to post this earlier. The “Second Chance Tournament” will be this Friday, October 21st. All players who are playing in this tournament have been confirmed. Arrive by 7:15pm to sign in and pay, cards fly at 7:30pm. We will also run a second tournament at the same time for players not involved in …

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Want to learn HOSE?

In order to expand our horizons as poker players, I am looking to put together a low-stakes H.O.S.E. cash game with the generous assistance of Chris D as dealer/instructor, For those unfamiliar with HOSE, it is a mixed game consisting of the following: limit Hold-em limit Omaha 8 or Better limit Seven Card Stud limit …

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It’s…. TIME!!

Season Four comes to and end this Friday with our annual season-finale pre-tournament Potluck Dinner, and two separate tournaments including the League Championship: Potluck dinner: Friday, November 19th, 2010, at 6:00pm. Those wanting to participate are asked to bring a small appetizer type dish, along with a nominal donation to Pat to pay for the …

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The OPL’s own November 10

Well, it seems we have taken a page from the WSOP main event by having quite a break between the last event of the season, where Lance and Grant secured their seats, and the Championship Event, happening in ten days. (For anyone who hasn’t heard about the WSOP…. nah I’ll let you watch it tonight …

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Update before Championship

My bad. Sorry everyone for not updating prior to now. Congratulations to Lance and Grant for finishing first and second in the “Last Chance” Tournament which secured the final two seats at the Championship. Congratulations as well to John for a strong third place finish, placing him first in line for any cancellations at the …

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Results Part 2

This is the long overdue continuation of the results post from last event. I’m very pleased with the turnout for the whole season, and the level of play and sportsmanship brought by all players. Last Friday’s event was no different, with 20 players attending the last regular points-paying event of the season. The mood seemed …

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League Event #9 this Friday, September 17th

Friday, September 17, 2010, at 7:20pm. Cards fly at 7:30. Please arrive by 7:20 to allow us to collect payments. $30 buy-in + $5 league pool* = $35 T5000 tournament. 18 minute blinds. No Rebuys or Add-ons. Attendance will be capped at 27, so get your responses in to secure your seat. As of Tuesday morning, we are …

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Non-league DEEPSTACK Event this Friday

Let’s try something different this Friday. Deepstack. Pat is hosting a No Limit Holdem Tournament this Friday, August 27th. Here are the details: NOT a league event. $40 buy-in, NO rebuys T10,000 DEEPSTACK tourney. 7:20pm start time. cash game to follow as usual. Leave a comment or send me an email if you would like …

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League Event #8 this Friday!

Friday, August 20, 2010, at 7:20pm. Cards fly at 7:30. Please arrive by 7:20 to allow us to collect payments. $30 buy-in + $5 league pool* = $35 T5000 tournament. 18 minute blinds. No Rebuys or Add-ons. Attendance will be capped at 27, so get your responses in to secure your seat. If you do not …

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