For the first time ever the WPT National is traveling to Valkenburg- “Europe’s premier destination” which is only two hours’ drive from Amsterdam, Brussels & Dusseldorf.
The 5 day poker festival hosted at Holland Casino will have a variety of different levels buy-in events to suit both professional and recreational poker players. Featured in the festival are 2 WPT National Main events, €500 + €50 Thursday, 2- Sunday 5 of October and the €1350 + €150 Saturday, 4 – Sunday, 5 October.
We caught up with Casino Director Noël Leise who told us: “I am thrilled to announce this venture with World Poker Tour which is set to offer our players something they haven’t experienced before in Holland”, commented . “The location of the casino in Valkenburg offers opportunities for players to travel from a number of countries including Belgium, Germany, France and of course Holland itself”.
“We are delighted to be expanding the World Poker Tour global footprint by travelling to Holland for our first WPT in the country”, adds WPT President Adam Pliska. “This is a very exciting partnership for us of which we hope will include many events in the future.”
When In Holland…
Situated in the southern part of Holland, Valkenburg is only a two hour drive to Amsterdam. Located at the top of the Cauberg mountain, one of the most beautiful spots in South Limburg, sits the Holland Casino property. The circular tournament room hosts 25 poker tables overlooking breath-taking views of the Southern Holland landscape.
Away from the poker tables…
The property hosts a high class restaurant and bar for players to enjoy. Action away from the tournament floor includes both NLH and PLO cash games with rates from €2/2 to 5/5 (10% rake capped at €10) and €5/5 & above (5% rake capped at €20).
Closer Than You Think!
With its proximity close to both the German and Belgium borders the Holland Casino in Valkenburg is also less than a two hour drive from Brussels and Dusseldorf.
Holland Casino owns 14 properties across the country which many will be hosting live satellites throughout the autumn including: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht and The Hague (Scheveningen). For more information visit www.hollandcasino.nl
For more information including the full festival schedule see wpt.com.
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Great! Thanks for sharing this! Will be a great tournament. I will definitely try to qualify for this. Some more tournaments that are going on currently: http://www.pokerstar.com/category/tournaments/