Event 29 "Montana State Poker Championship"-TROPHY EVENT-Big Sky Big 4 Mega Stack Series-$470 Buy In- $100,000 Estimated Prize Pool!!!*** Featuring B.B. Ante Structure- FRIDAY NIGHT FLIGHT A THERE WILL BE A DRAWING TO WIN A FREE $470 SEAT AT 7:10 PM!!! *** 9 HANDED MAX TABLES ON CHAMPIONSHIP DAY
Billings Hotel & Convention Center, Billings Montana
April 28th, 29th, & 30th, 2023
Deep stack structure Featuring B.B. Ante only. We will run TWO qualifying flights, and THREE Super Satellites for the championship on Sunday the 30th. Each flight will play through 13 levels. If you still have chips at the conclusion of those levels, you have qualified for the finals on Sunday. If you qualify with 2 stacks, your smaller chip stack will be removed from play come Sunday. Players are limited to a total of 4 buy-ins. (Total buy-ins include any satellite tickets used to buy in) Here are your flight details and full schedule of events.
***NEW ADDITION-RE-ENTRY & LATE ENTRY WILL BE ALLOWED THROUGHOUGHT THE ENTIRE FLIGHT, ALL 13 LEVELS! PLAYERS MAY ALSO DIRECT BUY IN SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE DAY 2 STARTS FOR $470 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 50,000 (16 BIG BLINDS) ANY PLAYERS QUALIFIED FOR DAY 2 MAY ALSO FORFEIT A STACK UNDER 50,000 AND CHOOSE TO RE-ENTER FOR ANOTHER $470 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 50,000***
***REGISTRATION FOR THE 1PM SUPER SATELLITE & 5:00PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT NOON ON FRIDAY***
1ST Super Satellite: April 28th (Friday)
1:00pm START TIME. $120 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 starting chips. UNLIMITED re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 3:15pm) Top 20% will get $470 seats into either qualifying flight of their choosing or they may use the ticket for a direct buy.
Flight A: April 28th (Friday)
5:00pm START TIME. $470 Buy-in. Re-entry as well as late entry will be open throughout the entire flight.
***REGISTRATION FOR THE 10AM SUPER SATELLITE, 1:00 PM SUPER SATELLITE & 5:00PM FLIGHT WILL OPEN AT 9:00AM ON SATURDAY!!!***
2ND Super Satellite: April 29th (Saturday)
10:00am START TIME. $120 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 in starting chips. Unlimited re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 12:15pm) Top 20% will get $470 seats into flight B or they may use the ticket for a direct buy.
3RD Super Satellite: April 29th (Saturday)
1:00pm START TIME. $120 buy in SUPER satellite for a total of 5,000 starting chips. UNLIMITED re-entry & late entry will be open for 2 hours. (Approximately 3:15pm) Top 20% will get $470 seats into Flight B or they may use the ticket for a direct buy.
Flight B: April 29th (Saturday)
5:00pm START TIME. $470 Buy-in. Re entry as well as late entry will be open throughout the entire flight, all 13 levels. 1 LIVE CASH TABLE WILL CONTINUE TO RUN TO CLOSE OUT THE EVENING!!!
Championship Day-April 30th (Sunday)
Doors will open at 11:00am. Players may still direct buy then for $470 and get the starting stack of 50,000. Qualified players will be able to check in for their new seat assignments @ 11:00am, & cards will be in the air at 11:30am sharp!!! 40 minute levels on Sunday, play down to a winner. $100,000 Estimated Prize Pool!!! First place will be awarded a custom made trophy from tour sponsor Dakota Awards.
***Second Chance Tourney $200 buy in ( ($160 to the prize pool, $25 entry fee, $15 dealer add-on)
20K in chips for $200. Registration for this tourney opens at NOON on Sunday, and tourney will start at 2:00PM. 20 minute levels. Re-entry as well as late entry will be available through the first 9 levels. (Approximately 5:30pm) Players are allowed up to 9 entries into this tournament. Second chance tourney open to anyone. POINTS EVENT***
***RPT MONTANA STATE POKER CHAMPIONSHIP FEE SCHEDULE*** $100,000 ESTIMATED PRIZE POOL!!! CUSTOM MADE TROPHY FROM TOUR SPONSOR DAKOTA AWARDS TO THE WINNER!
FLIGHTS A & B
TOTAL BUY IN: $470 FOR 50,000 IN CHIPS
PRIZE POOL: $380
ENTRY FEE: $70
STARTING CHIPS: 30,000
OPTIONAL $20 DEALER APPRECIATION ADD-ON: 20,000 MORE IN CHIPS
TOTAL BUY IN: $120 FOR 5,000 IN CHIPS
PRIZE POOL: $94
ENTRY FEE: $16
STARTING CHIPS: 3,000
OPTIONAL $10 DEALER APPRECIATION ADD-ON: 2,000 MORE IN CHIPS
***THIS EVENT IS WORTH 5.00 PARTICIPATION POINTS ON THE LEADERBOARD***
***ALL TIMES LISTED ARE MOUNTAIN TIME***
***CASH GAMES SCHEDULE-1 LICENSED CASH TABLE!!!*** CASH GAME WILL START AS SOON AS WE HAVE 6 PLAYERS SIGNED UP!!***
General Big Blind Ante Tournament Rules
Ante is posted by the player in the Big Blind ONLY. Ante is posted PRIOR to Big Blind.
In the event that the player in the Big Blind has less than the required amount to post both the Big Blind and the Ante, the Big Blind will be posted first. The ante will then be posted with any remaining chips.
When the final table reaches four-handed play, the Ante amount will be reduced to the equivalent of the small blind. Once heads up, the ante will be removed.
$500 withheld for Large Stakes Tournament license, 1 Live Card Table License, & Montana gambling fees. All late entry's will be sold a full stack. Play will continue until a winner has been declared. The final table will be 10 handed, TDA Rules apply.
Billings Hotel & Convention Center
Address: 1223 Mullowney Ln #6391, Billings, MT 59101, USA
Phone: +1 406-248-7151
RPT Montana State Poker Championship Structure
Day 1-30 minute levels
LEVELANTE (B.B. Ante Only) BLINDS
1st- 100 100 - 100
2nd- 200 100 - 200
3rd 300 200 - 300-15 minute break
4th 400 200 - 400
5th- 500 300 - 500
6th- 600 300 - 600-15 minute break
7th- 800 400 - 800
8th- 1,000 500 - 1,000
9th- 1,200 600 - 1,200-15 minute break-REMOVE 100'S
10th- 1,500 1,000 - 1,500
11th- 2,000 1,000 - 2,000
12th- 2,500 1,500 - 2,500
13th- 3,000 1,500 - 3,000
End of Qualifying Flights-***ANY PLAYER MAY DIRECT BUY IN FOR $470 ON SUNDAY MORNING BEFORE DAY 2 STARTS AND RECEIVE THE STARTING STACK 50,000 (16 BIG BLINDS). ANY PLAYER QUALIFIED FOR DAY 2 WITH LESS THAN 50,000 MAY ALSO FORFEIT THEIR CHIPS AND RE-ENTER FOR ANOTHER $470 AND GET THE STARTING STACK OF 50,000.***
Day 2-40 Minute Levels
14th- 3,000 2,000 - 3,000
15th- 4,000 2,000 - 4,000-20 minute lunch break, 500 chips removed
16th- 6,000 3,000 - 6,000
17th- 8,000 4,000 - 8,000-15 minute break
18th- 10,000 5,000 - 10,000
19th- 12,000 6,000 - 12,000-15 minute break, 1,000 chips removed
20th- 15,000 10,000 - 15,000
21st- 20,000 10,000 - 20,000
22nd- 30,000 15,000 - 30,000-15 minute break
23rd- 40,000 20,000 - 40,000
24th- 60,000 30,000 - 60,000-15 minute break, 5,000 chips removed
25th- 75,000 50,000 - 75,000
26th- 100,000 50,000 - 100,000
27th- 150,000 75,000 - 150,000-15 minute break
28th- 200,000 100,000 - 200,000
29th- 300,000 150,000 - 300,000
30th- 400,000 200,000 - 400,000