Saturday, September 28th, 2019
Registration Opens: 12:00pm
Tournament Starts: 1:00pm
TD's: Mark & Sarah Thomas
Moose Lodge #1517
2121 Edith Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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!
Moose Lodge #1517 is a great location for the New Mexico Regional Championship. There's plenty of room and the Lodge sits in a convenient location right off Interstate 40 near Sunset Memorial Park.
Get knocked out early? Stick around! The Moose Lodge 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.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th
6:30pm & 8:30pm: Regional Warm-Ups
This is the last chance to get your warm-up in before the New Mexico Regionals! Join us at VFW Post #3317 in Williamsburg for two great tournaments to get yourself ready for the big event on Saturday.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th
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/Owner Smackdown Tournament
This event is for current bar owners, as well as current and assistant TD's from Season 1 2019 at New Mexico bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long! The winner receives the TD/Owner Smackdown trophy and a Party & Poker Access Pass to the WLPC this November!
Defending Champion: CAT SCARBERRY
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: 3 Nights Hotel, 2 Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.
2nd place: 2 Party & Poker Access Passes to the WLPC.
3rd, 4th 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.
NOTE: 3 Nights Hotel is redeemable only by contacting John Martin after Regionals, and only by the winning player.
Use this map for directional assistance.
Participating WTP Bars
American Legion Post 90
Billiard Palace Sunday
Camino Real Winery and Tap Room
Cree Meadows Restaurant and Lounge
Moose Lodge #1517
VFW Post 2951
VFW Post 3317
VFW Post 8874
Season 1-2019 Qualifiers
CHAMPION: STANLEY DELANEY
2. Edward Gallegos
3. Bill Williams
4. Marlene Blemel
5. Ramon Gonzales
6. Angela Meade
7. Andy Martinez
8. William Edwards
Previous Regional Champions
Season 1-2019: STANLEY DELANEY
Season 2-2018/19: JACKIE PENNINGTON
Season 1-2018: AARON McEVOY
Season 2-2017/18: CODY GALLEGOS
Season 1-2017: RAMON ACOSTA
Season 2-2016/17: BOB WHITE
Season 1-2016: MICHAEL HERNANDEZ
Season 2-2015/16: KENNETH PAULOS
Season 1-2015: BRIAN APPELL
Season 2-2014/15: RANDY PHILLIPS