PokerUpdate.com to Offer Satellite for WSOP Event #64

2011-wsop-braceletFor the first time in the history of the World Series of Poker, a bracelet event will he held completely online. WSOP Event #64, the $1,000 Online NL Hold’em Event, will commence on July 2nd and will ultimately award the first online bracelet champion.

If you’re in Nevada or will be in Nevada later this month, PokerUpdate is offering you a chance to satellite your way into this historic event for about the cost of a movie ticket.

Spend $10 and Take Your Shot at WSOP Gold

On June 28th at 6 p.m. PDT, PokerUpdate.com will host an online satellite at WSOP.com NV that pays a seat into the online bracelet event. The cost for this satellite is just $10.

What can $10 buy you in Vegas? It can get you the following:

  • A value meal at McDonalds
  • Cheap Beer
  • Matinee movie showing
  • 3 gallons of gas
  • $5 foot long at Subway
  • 1 hand of blackjack
  • 7 hands of max-bet .25 video poker

As you can see, you can’t get much in Vegas for $10. However, with $10 you can take a shot at a bracelet and maybe even a six-figure payday.

Details on the Event

The PokerUpdate.com satellite for Event #64 is a freezeout event, meaning no re-buy, add-on or reentry. Think of it as the equivalent of a WSOP mega satellite but at 1/10th the cost.

Each player will start with 2,500 in chips and levels last 10 minutes. This gives you plenty of play and should allow the skillful players a chance to build a stack. The winner of the event will receive a $1,000 tournament ticket for Event #64 that can be redeemed the day of the event.

How Do I Participate?

In order to participate, head over to our special satellite page at WSOP.com and register for your seat. If you do not have $10 in your account, no problem. WSOP.com is offering $1,000 extra for your first deposit by using code SUMMER2015.

Also, remember that in Nevada, you can deposit and withdraw funds for WSOP.com at any Caesars property, including the Rio. We recommend that you head over to the Rio and experience the WSOP prior to making your deposit. This will give you an idea of the excitement in store.
Event #64 will play down to the final table on July 2nd. The final table participants will be given a day to travel to the Rio and the final table will resume on July 4th live at the Rio and continue until the first-ever online bracelet has been awarded.

Imagine playing for a gold championship bracelet while hundred of railbirds watch the action unfold. You may even receive some face time on ESPN.

PokerUpdate.com can get you there through their $10 online satellite. Head over to our satellite page today to learn more or take your seat.