Recently Poker Tour International (PTI) announced the dates and locations for their first quarter 2005 Texas Holdem tournaments.
February 7th - 13th - Isle of Capri Casino, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas March 12th - 16th - Circa's Hispanola Resort and Casino, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
April 13th - 18th - Norwegian Cruise Caribbean Spirit Ship.
Tournament entries, travel and accommodations start at $2,999 and re-buys will be available for $500.
The PTI production team includes world class players Lee Watkinson, Ted Lawson, "Unabomber" Phil Laak, Humberto Brenes, Steve Kates and Burt Kravette. PTI and PartyPoker.com are partnered together to bring a series of tournaments to the Caribbean, Central America and South America while targeting both professional and everyday poker players alike.
To participate, contact PTI at 1-866-79-POKER, 1-877-38-POKER, or 305-933-5256.
At the time of this writing PTI's website is currently under construction, but will soon be available at www.pokertourinternational.com.
PTI is focused on organizing a series of tournaments for the everyday player to compete against professionals. The goal is to allow all players to live out their poker fantasies without losing an arm and a leg to do so.
The tournaments are being sponsored by PartyPoker and they are the only online site offering satellites to these events.
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