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11/10/2013 8:33:57 AM
WAPL News - PoCA Challenge this Sunday 13th, and the date for next Season Finals!

Poker for Charity Challenge, this Sunday!

We know you've been waiting for it, the next PoCA Challenge is this Sunday 13th October!

Upstairs at the Albion Hotel in Cottesloe. 11am registration, 12 midday start!

The structure is as follows -

$100 buy-in, with a single $100 re-buy or top-up

6000 chip starting stack, 6000 re-buy/top-up

30 minute blinds throughout

Top 10% players in the prizes!

First $4,500 in the prize pool goes to a Team WAPL Macau Package to first place. Remaining cash split to the remaining top 10% players.

Good luck this Sunday, hope to see you there.

Place your deposit for Macau!

Team WAPL heads back to Macau in January 2014, and we have already got a big team together!

Don't miss your chance at success in Macau, place your deposit before the end of October to secure your spot! The deposit will be refunded in the event of you winning a PoCA Challenge Package.

Poker for Charity Association

Put the next Grand Final in your diary!

Sunday 1st December are the next WAPL Grand Finals.

Don't miss this date! This season will lead all the way up to 30th November, with the Grand Final being that same weekend (as opposed to having a week of the next season before the GF, due to date clashes)

Make sure you're qualified in the Top 100 for your seat!

Poker for Charity Association - Proudly supported Telethon with a $30,000 donation in 2012 and a $35,000 donation to Princess Margaret Hospital in 2011. Thanks for your contributions towards these great causes.

What's this PoCA Challenge?

Poker for Charity Association (PoCA) is the major charity WAPL events raise money for! The PoCA Challenge is their flagship poker event, a great day of poker, where you're playing to win a $4500 trip to Macau, China as part of Team WAPL, along with cash to the remaining top 10% of players!

Why should you bother going?

Macau is a life changing experience. It is the biggest gambling hub in the world (yes, bigger than Vegas), and poker has grown significantly in this market over the last few years. Pokerstars Macau runs some of the most professional events in the entire SE Asia region.

Even if you can't afford the time to go to Macau, if you play in and win this event, you can be sure there's a queue of people ready to buy the package off you if you don't want to take up the awesome opportunity yourself!