Punta Cana Poker Classic Ready to Kick Off

punta-cana.jpg31 October 2011 (San Jose, Costa Rica) – Event organizers announced today that all necessary preparations have been made for the 2nd Annual Punta Cana Poker Classic. This year’s land based Texas Hold’em Event boasts a $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool and will run November 8th to 13th in the Dominican Republic.

“We’re very excited about this year’s event,” commented a PCPC organizer. “We’ve got every last detail prepared and we’re ready to put on the best poker tournament the Caribbean has ever seen.”

Online qualifiers have been steadily running on preferred card rooms throughout the last few months. Those who qualified for the $3,500 package are enthusiastic about the beach destination. “I am looking forward to hanging out with my fellow team mates, Bodog qualifiers and getting my tan on and having fun playing poker,” said Tatjana Pasalic, a representative for Bodog Poker.

Those who qualified for the $3,500 package will enjoy 5 days and nights at the 5 star all inclusive Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, a $1,500 + $150 buy-in to the main event, all inclusive premium food and beverage, and $500 towards airfare and a hotel credit for spa golf and tours.

Last minute packages are still available to the public. For more information about the Punta Cana Poker Classic please visit the website at www.puntacanapokerclassic.com


Media Contact:
Ivonne Brath
San Jose, Costa Rica

About the Punta Cana Poker Classic (http://www.puntacanapokerclassic.com):
The Punta Cana Poker Classic is an annual land based Texas Hold’em poker tournament held at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The event will have a $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool and be preceded by a $100,000 Guaranteed High Roller Backgammon Tournament.