PokerStars will be hosting satellites and sub-satellites to the PokerNews Cup Alpine from January 22nd to March 8th. There will be sub-satellites running in the private lobby which will cost $32+3 and will run from Thursday to Sunday at 14:00 EST. These sub-sats will have a one ticket guarantee to the PokerNews Cup Alpine weekly satellite.
The PokerNews Cup Alpine Satellite on PokerStars
-This is the main satellite to win the €6,000 PokerNews Cup Alpine Packages.
-There will be one of these satellites each week on Sunday at 14:00 EST.
- There will be 2 guaranteed €6,000 packages every week in this tournament, and in the last week there will be 3 guaranteed packages.
- The €6,000 package consists of entry to the €1,500 Main Event in the Alps, Entry to Event #4 €300 PLO, accommodations at the fantastic Alpine Palace, Helicopter transfers to the airport, cash for travel, ski passes and VIP PokerNews Party Invite.
The PokerNews Cup Alpine is being hosted at the Alpine Palace in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, Austria from March 21-28 2009. This is an amazing prize package that guarantees a unique experience in the mountains.
How to Play in these Satellites:
These tournaments are open to all players. If anyone doesn't have an account on PokerStars, then sign up for one through PokerNews. The satellites can be found in the private tournament lobby in blue writing.
Players that sign up to PokerStars via the PokerNews links will receive a sweet first time deposit bonus of 100% up to $50.