If you live near Dublin (or are willing to travel there) and you’re a fan of PokerStars Team Pro Fintan “easywithaces” Hand (and let’s face it, who isn’t?) then you’re definitely going to want to keep reading.
Here’s what’s going down.
The prestigious Irish Poker Open is taking place in Dublin from April 3-10, 2023 and for the first time in the event’s history, it’s sponsored by both PokerStars and PaddyPower. Find out all you need to know about the event and how to qualify online here.
Whether you were already planning to attend or not, there’s an exciting meet-up game taking place at the festival that you won’t want to miss.
And it’s only available to members of Fintan’s Twitch community (keep reading to find out how you can join the easywithaces Home Game on PokerStars).
HOW TO BOOK YOUR SEAT AT THE MEET-UP
Next week, from 15-17 March, Fintan is running special community games in his Home Game Club. The buy-in? Just €1.10.
Finish in the top 10 in any of those tournaments and you’ll be invited to play an exclusive community meet-up game on Wednesday, April 5 at the Irish Poker Open, taking place at the Royal Dublin Society (RDS).
There are just 70 seats in this special event available.
PokerStars and PaddyPower are adding €10,000 to the meet-up, as well as an Irish Poker Open Main Event seat worth €1,150 to the winner.
Plus, there are additional bounty prizes to be announced.
Here’s a look at the prizes you’ll play should you book your seat in Fintan’s meet-up game:
HOW TO JOIN FINTAN’S HOME GAMES CLUB
First, look for the Home Games tab at the top of your PokerStars client. Clicking that takes you into the Home Games lobby, where you can either ‘Create a Poker Club’ or ‘Join a Poker Club’.
To join Fintan’s community, click ‘Join a Poker Club’.
Here’s the info you’ll need to join Fintan’s Home Game club:
Club ID: 2168173
Invitation Code: luckyducky
Once you’ve clicked ‘Join Club’, Fintan will be able to see your request and can admit you to the club.
When you’ve been accepted, you’ll be able to play private tournaments with other members of the community.
To find out which events are coming up, click on ‘Club Lobby’. There you will see all scheduled events.
HOW TO QUALIFY FOR IRISH POKER OPEN
Online satellites for the legendary Irish Poker Open 2023 are running right now on PokerStars. The festival runs from April 3-10 and takes place at the Royal Dublin Society in (you guessed it) Dublin, Ireland.
Satellites are online poker tournaments in which you can win entry to big live events. For the Irish Poker Open, that means you can play an online qualifier and win either a “seat only” package to the €1,150 buy-in, €1 million guaranteed Main Event, or a “seat + expenses” package valued at €1,500, giving you €350 to help take care of your travel and accommodation.
PokerStars is guaranteeing 23 entries to the event every single week in the lead-up to the Irish Poker Open, making this the most qualifiers PokerStars has ever sent to a live event.
Want to be one of them? Then let’s go through your satellite options…
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