Janet Borth from Bovey, MN was the lucky winner recently for the March 2 pair or better drawing. Janet turned in trip aces to get herself qualified for the drawing. By having her card pulled she has now qualified for the Vegas Vacation National Championship on Friday, May 29th in Las Vegas. Congrats Janet.
Tiep Bui from Philadelphia, PA was the big winner back on April 1st. Tiep won the FPN Monthly Online tournament to get qualified for the Vegas Vacation National Championship on May 29th. Tiep outlasted 136 other players for the big win, congrats!
REGIONAL & STATE PLAYOFFS
Most regionals and state championships have been locked down. There are only a few remaining which we are finalizing. Please make sure to check our the leaderboard pages of the state you play in to make sure you know where to be and when.
The National Championship has been set for Friday, May 29th in Las Vegas. We are still nailing down a few last minute details with the hotel/poker room. The date is set in stone.
The National Online Tournament of Champions has been set for Tuesday night April 28th, at 7pm Central Time.
Kelly Cadwell from the Twin Cities area was the latest winner to qualify for the National Championship on May 29th. Kelly's name was randomly drawn in the perfect attendance drawing. Kelly played all four weeks at Old Chicago in Eden Prairie to get qualified. It's as easy as that.
Mike Marek (pictured at the Party at the Palms promo in '09) from the Grand Forks area is no stranger to winning online and qualifying to Las Vegas. He recently did it again winning the Fall Regional Tournament to get himself qualified for Nationals on Friday, May 29th. One of Mike's opponents that day will be Greg Haberman from Folwerville, MI who won the March 1st FPN Online tournament. Way to go guys!