JOHN ALBANES

DEFENDING CHAMPION

Virginia
NORTH EAST & DC

REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Fri & Sat, August 24-25th, 2018

Registration Opens:  12:00pm

Tournament Starts:  2:00pm

Arlington Elks Lodge

8421 Arlington Blvd

Arlington, VA 22031

703-560-2188

Regionals Overview

The Regional Championship brings together players from across your area for the shot at becoming the Next Regional Champion.

 

This event is what you have been playing for all season! Enjoy great poker, party with your friends, and earn the opportunity to play in the ultimate World Tavern Poker tournament, the National Championships.

 

See you at the tables!

QUALIFIED PLAYER LIST

Event Schedule

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24th

 

7:00pm & 9:00pm: Big Points Games

Get your Regional game ready with these Big Point pre-events at Elks Lodge! This is the only Friday night game this week (Shooters has re-scheduled their usual Friday games). The overall winner of both games will earn a $25 Amazon gift card.

 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25th

 

10:00am: Doors Open, Breakfast / Brunch at 10:30

Come early and enjoy some great food before Regionals. For $10, enjoy scrambled eggs, hash browns, biscuits with sausage gravy, patties, bacon, a fruit tray, and coffee or orange juice.

 

11:00am: Big Points Tournament

Get ready for Regionals with a Big Points game with a $25 Amazon gift card to the winner.

 

12:00pm: Registration Opens

Regional Championships are for qualified players only. You must be 21 years of age or older to play. Please have your photo ID with you at registration.

 

1:30pm: Carving Station Opens

For $14, enjoy Steamship round beef, mashed potatoes, and peas.

 

2:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament

The event begins with Regional Awards and brief announcements with cards in the air shortly after.

 

7:00pm: Sit & Go Finals

Sit & Go's will be held throughout the Regional tournament. All winners will play again at 7:00pm for a $25 Amazon gift card.

 

8:30pm: TD Smackdown Tournament

This event is for current and assistant TD's from Season 1 2018 at Virginia North East & DC bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long! The winner receives the TD Smackdown trophy and a Party & Poker Access Pass to the World League Poker Championships this November!

Defending Champion: Andrew Silverstein

 

Please check with your Tournament Director for side games if you get knocked out.

Prizes

Prizes up for grabs at your Regional Championships

1st place: 3 nights hotel, $200 in travel money (payable at the WLPC) and two Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.

 

2nd place: 3 nights hotel and two Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.

 

3rd place: 3 nights hotel and one Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.

 

4th place: Two Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.

 

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th place: One Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.

 

The Top 10% of the player field earn seats to National Championship Finals at the WLPC.

Event Information

Tournament Directors: 

John Hub & Dennis Backhaus

 

Venue Info:

The Arlington Elks Lodge is a great venue for the Virginia North East Regionals! Great food and drink selection, a convenient location, and plenty of space for 2 great days of poker fun!

 

Food & Drink Specials

Will be posted at the venue.

 

Arlington Elks Lodge

8421 Arlington Blvd

Arlington, VA 22031

703-560-2188

www.Elks2188.org

 

Use the map below for assistance.

Bars Invited To Regionals

Arlington Fairfax Elks Lodge Fridays

Arlington-Fairfax Elks Lodge 2188

Backyard Grill

Blue Iguana

Falls Church Distillers

First Break

Freddie's Beach Bar Mondays!

Freddie's Beach Bar Saturdays

Freddie's Tuesdays!

Green Room Billiards

Green Room Monday

Hard Times Springfield

Jimmy's Old Town Tavern

Jimmy's Old Town Tavern Mondays

JPs Sports Bar - Thursday

JPs Sports Bar & Billiards

L'Village formerly Bey Lounge

Mister Days Tuesdays

Mister Days Wednesdays

Paradiso

Paradiso Mondays

Paradiso Tuesdays

Primetime Sports Bar and Grill

Red Hot and Blue

Seven Corners Pub Thursdays

Shooters - Wednesdays

Shooters Fridays

Shooter's Saturdays

Shooters Sports Bar Sundays!

TGI Fridays

TGIF Sundays

The Bourbon Room

 
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6.  Nick Perrine
7.  Ed Jordan
8.  Karsten Hendricksen
9.  David Head
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 6.  Carl Anderson
 7.  Robin Howard
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Carleigh Dworetzky

Carl Rains

Osei Ampadu

Renee Campbell

Max Phillips

Ashenafi Mengesha

Julie Navarro

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Leon Parrish

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Thomas Hausheer

Julie Navarro

Fabrice Laurent

Alex Seminario

Kyle Hughes

Jeff Ngo

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Patrick Simmons

Kate Alexandrova

Juan Torres

Nathan White

Dominique Chester

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