February 23, 2011 19:00 ET

PKR's Social Hits London for a Weekend of Poker Fun and Frolics

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2011) - The latest in the series of PKR Social events designed to lure PKR's players away from their laptops for an unforgettable live community experience; PKR Social London will take place at the Fox Poker Club from 25-26 March.

The weekend will hail the return of the popular Friday evening 'Sit & Go Madness party' - a major hit at PKR's famous bi-annual PKR Live – where players will gather for a range of fun and crazy nonstop Sit & Gos and of course, free drinks!

On Saturday 26 March the fun continues as players' drag their sore heads back to the Fox for a one-day $130 buy-in No Limit Hold'em tournament. With a first prize of more than $4,000 up for grabs, plus the chance to hunt down a host of Team PKR Pro and PKR staff bounties, the tournament will be one to remember. 

Marketing Manager Erika Schwartz Poole commented, "This is the first PKR purpose built tournament which celebrates PKR's famous community spirit, and provides players the chance to meet up and have a great weekend, as well as possibly come home with a title."

The PKR Social London satellite schedule kicks off today (Wednesday 16th February 2011) and with qualifiers from just $1.88, every PKR player has the chance to win their seat. Seats will be on offer every night through a variety of freezeouts, rebuys and lotteries.

For further information go to:

PKR Social London

Date: 25-26 March 2011

PKR Social: London

Location: Fox Poker Club


Tournament Buy-in Runs Qualifies
PKR Social Satellite $17.85 Alternative days 1 in 8
PKR Social Rebuy $5.25 Alternative days 1 in 26
PKR Social Lotto $1.88 Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun 1 in 10

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