How does a free trip and a Main Event entry to Russia’s biggest international live poker event sound to you? PokerStars Championship Sochi will run from May 20 – 31 and guarantees a whopping RUB 150 Million (approx. $2.6 Million) prize pool.
To secure your prize, play and win one of the special Spin & Go Sochi Edition tournaments. Each Spin & Go tournament will have two top prizes which are Main Event packages for first-place finishes (worth RUB 426,900/approx. $7,500) and PokerStars National Championship packages for second place finishes (worth RUB 142,300/approx. $2,500). Players who do not finish in either first or second place will receive a PokerStars Championship Sochi Freeroll ticket.
Championship Sochi Main Event package includes:
- RUB 318.000 (approx. $5,590) Main Event entry
- Eight nights' accommodation for two at the five-star Sochi Marriott Krasnaya Polyana (worth $930)
- $980 in travel expenses
PokerStars National Championship Package includes:
- RUB 66.000 (approx. $1,160) National Championship event entry
- Seven nights’ accommodation for two at the five-star Sochi Marriott Krasnaya Polyana (worth $815)
- $525 in travel expenses
How to win a package prize
Spin & Go tournaments are held on the PokerStars client software. If you haven’t download it already, do so here and then create your Stars Account. After you are logged in, head over to the Spin & Go tab. New players will receive 10 free tickets to play in the Spin & Go Sochi Edition tournaments. Existing members can receive three free tickets with the Star Code ‘SOCHI.’
Redeeming your prizes
If you finish in first or second place in one of the Spin & Go Sochi Edition tournaments you will be contacted within 72 hours so you can be credited with travel and accommodation expenses.
For Freeroll tickets won. you can use them to register for one of the ‘PSC Sochi Freeroll’ tournaments. Winners of the freerolls will receive a PokerStars Championship Sochi package, while the runner-up will bag a PokerStars Championship National Package. You can play up to nine in total if you win as many tickets in free-to-play Spin & Go. Find the freerolls by searching for ‘Sochi Freeroll.'
Please Note: This promotion is open only to players in the Russian Federation. If you have any questions about this offer, please contact Support.
PokerStars Championship Sochi Freeroll are only available to those with tickets and are played Sundays at 08:15 ET (15:15 MSK) until May 14.