Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival
Following the success in Galway, the FTP team are heading to Canada
on the 21st of September for a 13 day festival. Here's all the information you need about what's going on and how to qualify!
The first ever Full Tilt Poker
Montreal Festival will be at the Playground Poker Club on Montrealís south shore. Predicted to be one of the largest poker events ever to be held on Canadian soil, the festival will span 13 days and include 17 events. Buy-ins range from $50 up to $1,100 for the Main Event, which features a guaranteed prize pool of $1 million.
With the event less than a month away, 2010 World Series of Poker
champ, Jonathan Duhamel, who is from Quebec spoke with several Canadian media outlets about what it will be like to welcome the poker world to his home province for the upcoming festival:
These shows both have an interview with him
Prime Time Sports Podcast (http://pmd.fan590.com/podcasts/pts/pt_20130822_175931--Prime-Time-Sports---August-22---5-pm.mp3)
Here's a video: The Morning Show Toronto Interview (http://globalnews.ca/video/795360/canadian-poker-champion-jonathan-duhamelhttp:/globalnews.ca/video/795360/canadian-poker-champion-jonathan-duhamel)
Other pros who are confirmed to join Duhamel at the Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival include Vanessa Rousso, Gus Hansen, David Williams and Chris Moneymaker. Several Canadian sports and entertainment celebrities have also registered for their seats.
Players can win their seat in the Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival Main Event in free online tournaments on FullTiltPoker.net. For more information about the event or online qualifying paths, visit: http://www.fulltiltpoker.com/live-events/montreal-festival.
Will any of you guys be playing or looking to satellite into some events?