Spanish F1 ace Jaime Alguersuari is the latest global sporting superstar to become a PartyPoker ambassador. Jaime joins fellow F1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella, who is also an ambassador for the leading online poker room!
The 20-year-old from Barcelona debuted as F1’s youngest ever driver, when he drove in 2009’s Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jaime has always loved poker, and will joining PartyPoker players in exclusive tournaments and promotions with immediate effect. “Some say that I am a novice in F1, and I would say the same about poker” he says. “I have loved the game from afar, but with all my driving commitments, I have a lot to learn. I recently got my first points in F1 and am now about to secure my first PartyPoints at PartyPoker.com.”
Jaime tells us that poker’s popularity is on the rise in Spain. “Poker is so popular amongst the F1 drivers at the moment, by becoming an ambassador for PartyPoker.com I aim to be the best of them all!”
Jaime will be taking part in exclusive tournaments online at PartyPoker.com. We’ll also be giving players the chance to meet Jaime through specific promotions over the coming months. One will offer tickets to the Valencia Grand Prix on June 27th and the chance to meet the young motor ace!
The F1 star will also be taking part in the prestigious WPT Barcelona which runs from May 17th-23rd at Casino Barcelona.