When poker rooms offer big prize packages, most of the time it’s in the $10,000 – $15,000 range and will include a hotel stay, cash for expenses, and a seat in some kind of main event. Well Ladbrokes the prize package that isn’t all that different in most regards but it does stand out in one way – There will be much bigger money involved in the Ladbrokes’ prize packages.
That’s because Ladbrokes is giving players a chance to win one of the biggest prize packages ever offered in their Chase the Chair promotion. Basically players will be competing for a ridiculously expensive tournament seat in the Poker Million VII event.
The seat that will be given away in the Chase the Chair competition is worth $120,000 as it is a direct Semi-Final berth in the Poker Million VII. By attaining this seat, one player will get the chance to earn the $1,000,000 first place prize. At worst, whoever earns this seat will get $20,000.
In addition to getting this $120,000 Semi-Final seat, the Chase the Chair winner will also get $5,000 for travel expenses, a 5 night hotel stay at the Hilton Metropole in London, 10 Green Room passes for the Semi-Final tables, and 10 passes to the Poker Million VII Live Final Party.
Players who want to earn their shot at the Chase the Chair title need to get into one of the 120 satellites that are being offered. Each satellite winner will then get a $1,000 seat into the “Win the Chair” tournament.
The person who takes first place in the Win the Chair tournament will be the winner of the $120,000 Semi-Final seat and will also the $10,000 in extras that come along with it. In all, there will be a huge $130,000 prize package on the table.