€11,500 WPT Paris Prize Packages Available At Poker Heaven
Thursday, 11. March 2010

Ahhhh, spring in gay Paris! Poker Heaven is offering their players the opportunity to win themselves a €11,500 WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event prize package. The WPT Grand Prix De Paris 2010 Main Event is a 5 day No Limit Texas Hold’em event scheduled to begin May 8th and is being held at the prestigious Aviation club de France. The Main Event is allowing for a maximum of 400 players. This year’s prize pool is expected to be well in excess of €1,500,000…Mon Dieu!

The €11,500 WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event prize package includes; the €10,000 buy in, €1,500 in cash towards travel and accommodation and plenty of Poker Heaven branded merchandise.

In order to win a €11,500 WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event prize package, players must qualify via a 3 step qualifier tournament structure. Players may either buy in to a Step 1 tournament or join in at one of the later stages for a higher buy in.

Below is the WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event Qualifier Step tournament schedule:

Step 1
€3.50+€0.30 Freezeout Satellite
Time: Daily, top of every odd hour.
Prize: 1 seat to the Step 2 €30+€3 Weekly tournament per every €33 collected.

€1+€0.10 Rebuy Satellite
Time: Daily, top of every even hour.
Prize: 1 seat to the Step 2 €30+€3 Weekly tournament per every €33 collected.

Step 2
€30+€3 Weekly Satellite
Time: Sunday, 18:00 GMT.
Prize: 1 seat guaranteed to the WPT Paris Final.

Step 3
€285+€15 Weekly Satellite
Time: March 28th & April 18th, 18:00 GMT.
Prize: 1 WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event prize package per every €11,500 in the prize pool.

Qualifier tournaments do not award cash prizes, only tickets. In order to determine how many tournament tickets a qualifier tournament awards, Poker Heaven will divide the prize pool by the price of the buy in of the next level in the qualifier structure and offer that many tickets. Any money left over is distributed to the tournament winners according to a standard multi table tournament payout structure.

Join Poker Heaven for a wonderful experience at the WPT Grand Prix de Paris.