Sunday, August 25th, 2019
Registration Opens: 12:00pm
Tournament Starts: 1:00pm
TD's: Chriss & Susie Ryherd
Main Street Tap & Grill
10800 Kenai Spur Hwy
Kenai, AK 99611
DEFENDING TOP 3
QUALIFIED PLAYER LIST
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!
Main Street Tap & Grill is a great location for the Alaska Regional Championship. There's plenty of room and the bar sits in a convenient location right off Kenai Spur Highway in Kenai.
Get knocked out early? Stick around! Main Street is a great place with a great atmosphere to hang out with your WTP Family.
Food and Drink specials will be posted at the venue.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 24th
2:30pm & 6:00pm: Regional Warm-Ups
This is the last chance to get your warm-up in before the Alaska Regionals! Join us at VFW Post #10046 in Soldotna for two great tournaments to get yourself ready for the big event on Sunday.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 25th
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.
12:45pm: Registration Closes
1:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament
There will be Regional Awards and some brief announcements prior to start time.
TBA: TD Smackdown Tournament
This event is for current and assistant TD's from Season 1 2019 at Alaska 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 WLPC this November!
Side games may take place when enough players are available. Check with your TD if you get knocked out.
Prizes awarded at this Regional Championship include:
1st place: 2 Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.
2nd, 3rd place: 1 Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC.
The Top 10% of the player field earn seats to National Championship Finals at the WLPC.
Use this map for directional assistance.
Participating WTP Bars
Don Jose's - Tuesday
Main Street Tap & Grill - Monday
Main Street Tap & Grill - Thursday
VFW Post 10046
VFW Post 10046 - Saturday
CHAMPION: JENNY MERRILL
2. Marion Silcott
3. Chuck Swenor
4. John Walker
5. Mike Sanchez
6. Chriss Ryherd
7. Glenn Riley
8. Jill Sorensen
Previous Regional Champions
Season 1-2019: JENNY MERRILL
Season 2-2018/19: EDIE HANDSAKER
Season 1-2018: JAN BUCKINGHAM
Season 2-2017/18: BILL STRAUBE