October 23, 2009 07:30 ET

Gin Rummy Association and Are Inviting Gin Rummy Players to Compete in Holiday Tournament in Las Vegas

PALM DESERT, CA--(Marketwire - October 23, 2009) - Gin Rummy Association and are inviting Gin Rummy players to the Holiday Classic Gin Rummy Tournament to be held at the Riviera Casino in Las Vegas on Nov. 15-18, 2009. Players from all over the world shall compete in a 4-day event for cash prizes and ranking. For details, go to or call John and Lily Hainline, the director and coordinator respectively, at (760) 408-9998. Next year, four additional tournaments are planned, including the World Series of Gin Rummy™, Desert Open and St. Louis Open.

If players are not able to travel to these exciting events, they can always compete online at any time against other players at in Gin Rummy and in 22 additional real-time games of skill, including Spades, Backgammon, Mahjong, Solitaire, Cribbage, Canasta, Spades, Pool, Darts, Dominoes, Chess and numerous popular Arcade games.

About Gin Rummy Association

Gin Rummy Association was started by John Hainline, ranked among the top Gin Rummy players in the world for his skillful play. John's passion for competition began with golf -- he was a P.G.A. golf pro for 20+ years. With Gin Rummy being played online, and more players being introduced to this great game of skill, John and his wife/partner Lily brought a new era of excellence to land-based tournaments through the Gin Rummy Association. See their web site at


Established in 1999, is an online provider of universally popular, competitive multi-player games of skill. It offers a world-class online gaming destination where, just as in land-based tournaments, players pay an entry fee to compete for cash prizes. has already awarded over $1,000,000 in prize money to players. games do not constitute gambling because they involve predominantly skill, as opposed to chance. tournaments are designed as interactive online entertainment for adults and are restricted to individuals of legal age in their respective jurisdiction. See our web site at

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    The Gin Rummy Association
    78204 Brookhaven Lane
    Palm Desert, CA 92211
    Tel. 760-408-9998