PokerNews is pleased to announce that Full Tilt Poker have added four more to our list of 2009 PokerNews Cup Alpine packages with qualification for the first one starting next week. Each package is valued at $8,000 and is up for grabs between January and March 2009. Package winners will go home with entry to the €1,500 PokerNews Cup Alpine Main Event, accommodation at the host venue hotel, party invites, daily ski passes, private helicopter transfers from the airport to the hotel, merchandise and cash for travel.
Interested participants should note these dates:
Sunday, January 18 (Qualify between Dec 26, 00:00 EST – Jan 15, 23:59 EST)
Sunday, February 1(Qualify between Jan 16, 00:00 EST – Jan 29, 23:59 EST)
Sunday, February 15 (Qualify between Jan 30, 00:00 EST – Feb 12, 23:59 EST)
Sunday, March 1 (Qualify between Feb 13, 00:00 EST – Feb 26, 23:59 EST)
All four freerolls will kick off at 14:35 EST/19:35 GMT.
To qualify, download and sign up for a Full Tilt Poker account through PokerNews, make a minimum deposit, and earn 200 Full Tilt Poker Points within the qualification periods specified for each freeroll. Once the points are accumulated, players must complete registration by clicking on the registration link in the tournament lobby. Players with existing Full Tilt Poker accounts are allowed to join in so long as the account was obtained via PokerNews. For further details, visit Freerolls. Additionally, if this is your first time playing in our freerolls, we recommend you visit our Freerolls FAQ page.
The 2009 PokerNews Cup Alpine will run from March 21-28, 2009 in a five star luxury ski resort on the Austrian Alps and will feature eight exciting events including a €1,500 No Limit Holdem Main Event.
Ed Note: Full Tilt Poker also offers PokerNews players a fantastic first deposit bonus of 100% up to $600.