Casinos Austria Poker Tour – Bregenz Open

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From 2008 on, Casino Austria is hosting a new poker tour, called "Casinos Austria Poker Tour" (CAPT).

The tour includes six tournament weeks, held in six different casinos and a total prize pool of over €5,000,000 is expected.

Each tournament week consists of a €2.000 main event (Texas Hold'em freezeout), a €200 super satellite to the main event and a €1,000 Texas Hold'em freezeout. Additionally there will be a charity tournament with a guaranteed donated sum of €10,000.

Apart from this set schedule there will be various tournaments in addition to advertised depending on the casino.

First stop of the CAPT is in the Casino Bregenz.

Between 24th February and 2nd March seven tournaments will take place.

Here is the schedule for Casino Bregenz:

Sunday, 24th February:

€200.00 NLHE (90 minutes unlimited rebuys + one add-on), start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Monday, 25th February:

€800.00 NLHE (no rebuys but one add-on), start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Tuesday, 26th February:

€300.00 NLHE (90 minutes unlimited rebuys + one add-on), start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Wednesday, 27th February:

€200.00 NLHE super satellite to the main event (60 minutes unlimited rebuys + one add-on), start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Wednesday 27th February:

Charity tournament at 18:30 hrs.

Thursday, 28th February:

€1,000 NLHE freezeout, start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Friday, 29th February:

€200.00 Omaha Pot-Limit (90 minutes unlimited rebuys + one add-on), start: 14:00 hrs, 170 entrant's maximum.

Saturday, 1st March:

€2,000 NLHE freezeout "Casinos Austria Poker Tour" main event, day 1, start: 14:00 hrs, 200 entrants maximum.

Sunday, 2nd March:

"Casinos Austria Poker Tour" main event, final day, start: 14:00 hrs.

At the end of March the CAPT continues in the Casino Salzburg. Here is the schedule for the entire series:

Casino Salzburg: 30th March – 6th April 2008

Casino Innsbruck: 4th – 11th May 2008

Casino Velden: 13th – 20th July 2008

Casino Graz: 10th – 17 h August 2008

Casino Baden (including Poker European Championship): 5th – 12th October 2008

As an additional incentive Casino Austria is giving away a special prize worth €32,000 to the main events' "Best overall Players". First prize consists of the entire buy ins for the CAPT 2009.

1st place: seven CAPT main events 2009 including the Poker European Championship worth €18,000.

2nd place: three CAPT main events 2009 including the Poker European Championship worth €10,000.

3rd place: two CAPT main events 2009 worth € 4,000.

Registration for the tournament series is now open.

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