Welcome, PSO-ers, to the latest info-packed edition of Community News
! We don't need to remind you that it's an extra special time of the year
in our poker world, with all eyes on the fun and games going on in Vegas. But here in PSO it's crammed full of action too, so let's pick out some pulse-quickening highlights for you in the coming month:
'SERIES OF POKER' IS HERE!
Six weeks of tourneys, $2,000 of added prize money,
real and play money games, leaderboard prizes, and... winners of each event will be awarded a 'virtual' bracelet
that will be added to their signature in the Forum! It's already underway so get involved today - check out the full details
and participate in the Official Discussion page
ROAD TO 100 BILLION
Planet Earth's largest and most successful online poker site, after 11 years of dealing cards around the clock, is fast approaching a mega milestone - the dealing of the 100 billionth hand!
PokerStars is laying on the biggest milestone hand promotion yet for this one, and just imagine how it would feel if that magical hand number lands on your table!
All you have to do is be there playing, so you'd be crazy to miss out on this opportunity.
Read all about the whole fiesta of promotions
surrounding the 100 Billionth Hand!
FELIX "xflixx" RISES TO TEAM ONLINE!
Big congratulations to our very own Live Trainer Felix "xflixx" Schneiders
, who was selected to join the poker elite squad that is PokerStars' Team Online
! And we're delighted that Felix will still be able to continue to share his skill and wisdom with you at the trainings, thanks Felix!
AND SPEAKING OF LIVE TRAINING....
We're covering a selection of the PSO Series of Poker
(SOP) events during our June Live Training schedule. Coming up this month:
PS Team Online Pro Tyler "frosty012" Frost
will be with us on Sunday the 16th and 30th of June at 14ET
… live training from a real PS Red Spade!
Andy will be running his usual topics on sng/mtt play
with his primary time slot being Mondays at 16ET
. He will also host the Sunday Special on the 9th
Chris will be continuing his coaching in the small stakes multi-table tournaments
, both of the 180-man variety and larger field events, with his primary time slot being Tuesdays at 16ET
. Chris will host the Sunday Special on the 16th.
Gareth will be running his usual 6-max cash game coaching
with some great themes, as well as covering the PSOSOP NLHE Team Bounty Event for his Sunday Special on the 2nd.
He is also running a special session on the 5th called "SCOOP in Review"
, where he will share via replayer hands from some of the deeper runs he had during the SCOOP tournament series. A feature of this review class will be a series of key hands Gareth played against PokerStars Pro Chad Brown
Dave will be covering PSO SOP Events
in NLHE, NLHE 6-max, PLO, and Limit Omaha/8. Other topics will include Statistical Sleuth sessions
, a play of hands review in big cash game pots
, and another installment of You Make the Call!
The newest member of PokerStars Team Online, Flix will be doing another Leakfinder session
for a PSO member geoVARTA in 6-max cash games
, and a class on mastering microstakes
Find all the info at the Live Training section of the PSO web site
These valuable trainings are all 100% free, courtesy of PSO and PokerStars… and regardless of your VPP level you can see and hear everything in the room; the VPP restriction only impacts the ability to type in the chat box.
Phew, it's a busy time here in PSO - all the best in class and at the tables!