SOURCE: Poker Resource Network

December 05, 2005 19:11 ET

Poker's Finest "Going to the Alamo" to Support CF Charity

Marcel Luske, Robert Williamson and The Circle of Outlaws Headline the Event

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 5, 2005 -- The Poker Resource Network, the poker charity event marketing organization, is proud to announce more pros have joined their The Alamo Poker Tour Texas Hold 'em Challenge poker tournament (www.alamopokertour.com) to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. In addition to Marcel Luske, and the Circle of Outlaws, Robert Williamson, Barbara Enright, Max Shapiro, Lou Krieger, Jules Leyser, and Crispin Leyser have thrown their support to the event.

The tournament is a charity event to raise resources and awareness of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, which will be broadcast in March on Fox Sports Net. Over 50 celebrities from both the entertainment and the professional poker worlds are scheduled to attend. "This is the largest collection of celebrities assembled for a charity event to date," shares Wendy Meadley, CEO of Poker Resource Network, the Public Relations/ Event Manager for the event.

The Alamo Poker Tour Texas Hold 'em Poker Challenge will be held this week on December 8-9, 2005, at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa in Cabazon, CA. (www.alamopokertour.com). The tournament is a $250 Buy-in tournament with $200 Re-buys during day one. Day 2 will end with the final table in the evening. One lucky winner will earn the Grand Prize -- a $25,000.00 guaranteed cash payout.

The Thursday evening player party sponsored by Drambuie will feature poker entertainment by "The Mind Wiz," Jim Karol -- His incredible show will leave you amazed as it has the biggest shows on network television.

The Alamo Poker Tour Texas Hold 'em Challenge gives players the chance to pit their skills against some of the best, but the event has a LIMITED number of tickets left. So, don't wait... Register Online NOW at www.alamopokertour.com. Or pre-register by calling the CF office at 714-938-1393. Based on space available, registrations will be taken at the Morongo on the day of the event.

ABOUT

Cystic Fibrosis (www.cff.org) The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is a donor-supported, nonprofit organization whose mission is to find therapies -- and eventually a cure -- for cystic fibrosis. Press Contact: Mike Shumard at 714-938-1393 or mike@cff.org.

Alamo Poker (www.Alamopoker.com) A Gibralter Corporation is located in San Jose, Costa Rica, and is federally licensed by the Costa Rica government.

Circle of Outlaws (www.circleofoutlaws.com) The Circle of Outlaws including Marcel Luske are flying in from all over the globe to join in the fight against Cystic Fibrosis. The Circle of Outlaws are: Eric Mizrachi, Erica Schoenberg, Frank Sinopoli, Luca Pagano, Marco Traniello, Noah Boeken, Patrik Antonius, Robbie Mizrachi, Scott Flansburg.

Poker Resource Network (www.pokerresourcenetwork.com) The Poker Industry's Premiere Global Marketing Resource is the public relations and event contact. Wendy Meadley 952.941.0185 or media@pokerresourcenetwork.com.

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