Full Tilt has created a brand new tournament series known as The Stack where, in addition to the $700,000 in guaranteed prize pools, there is an opportunity to win a $13,000 VIP prize package to UFC 189, two months worth of Black Card status, and $4,000 worth of FTOPS tournament tickets.
Running from Sunday, May 31 through Sunday June 7, The Stack features a total of 16 deepstack no-limit hold’em tournaments that have a range of buy-ins designed to attract players of all skill and bankroll levels.
There are re-entry, turbo, eight-max, rebuy, six-max turbo, multi-entry and five-max events to compete in, each with buy-ins ranging from $5 up to $250 and boasting guaranteed prize pools between $2,500 and a cool $250,000.
In addition to being able to brag about being a champion, winners of any of The Stack events are entered into the Weekend of Championscompetition where there are some superb prizes up for grabs.
Win a low -takes The Stack event and you’ll be entered into the Low Tournament of Champions event at 15:00 ET on Saturday, June 13 where you can win:
- 1st place: entry to the High Tournament of Champions, a two-month custom Black Card status awarding 100% net cashback and a $1,000 FTOPS ticket.
- 2nd place: $500 FTOPS ticket
- 3rd place: $250 FTOPS ticket.
The High Tournament of Champions runs at 15:00 ET on Sunday, June 14 and awards the top three finishers:
- 1st place: A $13,000 trip for two to Aldo vs McGregor at UFC 189 at Las Vegas with VIP extras, a $1,00 FTOPS ticket and two-month Black Card status awarding 100% net cash back
- 2nd place: $1,000 FTOPS ticket
- 3rd place: $500 FTOPS ticket
Here's a look at the full schedule of Full Tilt's The Stack series:
|Event||Date||Time (ET)||Chips||Type||Buy-in||Prize pool|
|Event #1||Sun 31 May||11:30||15,000||Re-Entry||$10||$10,000|
|Event #2||Sun 31 May||13:30||15,000||Re-Entry||$100||$100,000|
|Event #3||Mon 1 June||12:30||10,000||Turbo||$5||$2,500|
|Event #4||Mon 1 June||14:30||10,000||Turbo||$50||$20,000|
|Event #5||Tue 2 June||12:30||20,000||8-Max||$500||$100,000|
|Event #6||Tue 2 June||14:30||7,500||8-Max||$2.50||$2,500|
|Event #7||Wed 3 June||12:30||5,000||Rebuy||$100||$50,000|
|Event #8||Wed 3 June||14:30||5,000||Rebuy||$10||$5,000|
|Event #9||Thu 4 June||12:30||20,000||6-Max Turbo||$25||$15,000|
|Event #10||Thu 4 June||14:30||20,000||6-Max Turbo||$250||$50,000|
|Event #11||Fri 5 June||12:30||10,000||Multi-Entry||$5||$5,000|
|Event #12||Fri 5 June||14:30||10,000||Multi-Entry||$50||$40,000|
|Event #13||Sat 6 June||12:30||15,000||5-Max||$10||$5,000|
|Event #14||Sat 6 June||14:30||15,000||5-Max||$100||$25,000|
|Low Stakes Main Event||Sun 7 June||11:30||25,000||Re-Entry||$25||$20,000|
|High Stakes Main Event||Sun 7 June||13:30||25,000||Re-Entry||$250||$250,000|
To celebrate The Stack approaching, Full Tilt has created a special reload bonus for players to take advantage of. If you are in a country where Full Tilt operates and you have an account at the poker room, head to the promotions tab in your Full Tilt cashier, opt into The Stack Ticket Bonus and then make a deposit to be rewarded with a ticket as shown below:
- Deposit between $10 and $19.99 to get a Stack Deposit Freeroll Ticket
- Deposit between $20 and $39.99 to get a $2.50 Tournament Ticket and a Stack Deposit Freeroll ticket
- Deposit $40 or more to get a $5 Tournament Ticket and a Stack Deposit Freeroll ticket
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