Live and Online Satellites to the Irish Poker Open
In a sea of live poker events, some naturally tickle our imagination a little more than others. The Irish Poker Open is most certainly one of them. It’s the oldest running live poker event in Europe and it’s one of the all-time classics when it comes to tournament poker.
We’re roughly one month away from the Irish Poker Open 2024, and the time to secure your seat to the Main Event is now. Luckily, the opportunities to qualify for the Irish Poker Open 2024 Main Event are many, and players can compete for packages and/or seats both live and online. Let’s take a look at how you can qualify for one of the world’s most legendary live poker tournaments!
Dusk Till Dawn Live Satellites
Attention, all UK poker players! You can qualify to the Irish Poker Open 2024 through a live satellite that will be held at Dusk Till Dawn Casino. Sunday March 3rd, there will be no fewer than ten Irish Poker Open Main Event packages guaranteed. Each package is worth £1.500 and if you live in the UK and play poker, this satellite is an opportunity that you don’t want to miss out on!
From Canada to Dublin – Playground Satellites
The Playground in Montreal is one of the leading card rooms in Canada and in just a couple of weeks, players ought to visit the casino and partake in the Road to the Irish Open promotion. The promotion will run February 22nd-March 16th and players will be competing for packages to the Irish Poker Open Main Event worth C$6.180. It’s a two-step satellite structure, meaning you can snag a package for as little as C$135.
Paul O’Reilly, organizer of the Irish Poker Open, is thrilled about both Dusk Till Dawn and Playground offering live satellites:
“We are thrilled to partner with Dusk Till Dawn and Playground, offering players diverse avenues to participate in the Irish Open. These live satellites, coupled with online qualification options, underscore the global appeal of our event.”
Irish Poker Open Online Satellites
If you’d rather take your shot qualifying for the Irish Poker Open through online satellites, you’ll have many opportunities to do so. Satellites are running on PokerStars, the iPoker network and on ChampionPoker.
The PokerStars qualifiers guarantees no less than 20 seats a week. On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays four seats are guaranteed and on Sundays, players can join a qualifier that has eight packages guaranteed.
The iPoker Network has many different skins, and seat- and package qualifiers are running on nineteen of these. Seats are guaranteed every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday through satellites with €50- and €100 Buy-Ins. On Sundays, there are package satellites worth €2.250, which includes the Main Event Buy-In as well as €1.100 in spending money.
Paddy Power is part of the iPoker network and there are Paddy Power exclusive satellites for the Irish Poker Open running on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
On ChampionPoker, there are €150 qualifiers that includes the €1.150 Buy-In for the Main Event as well as an extra €1.100 in spending money, meant to cover the player’s travel expenses. A total 30 packages will be distributed through the ChampionPoker satellites.
We’re so excited for the Irish Poker Open 2024! It’s for sure going to be a huge live event considering all the ways players can qualify. We wish you all the luck of the Irish!