Everest Poker aims to expand its presence in the French poker market with the launch of Everest Poker Live, a brand new poker series running throughout 2015.
To try to counter the already almost undeniable leadership of Winamax and PokerStars, the poker room decided to focus on organizing a series of games with low buy-ins, the main goal of which will be: "to make poker both fun and accessible" in a large number of cities, which For some reason, traditional poker tournaments were previously overlooked.
The Everest Live 2015 series, scheduled to start in early February at the Saint Amand Casino in Saint-Amand-les-Eau, will include a total of seven stops. The six scheduled events for the series will take place in France, while one of them will take players and organizers to the sunny shores of North Africa and allow them to discover the charm of Marrakech, the fourth largest city in Morocco.
Designed with the clear goal of attracting recreational as well as semi-professional poker players, each of the events on the Everest Poker LIVE 2015 schedule will develop around the € 300 DeepStack Main Event, which organizers believe will give everyone the opportunity to experience a professional live poker tournament. but with an affordable buy-in.
Along with the main event, the seven stops of Everest Poker Live 2015 will also include a € 1,000 High Roller event named after professional Everest Poker player and World Series of Poker 2011 championship bracelet owner Fabrice Soulier, and two side events with buy-in 115 euros.
Everest Poker guarantees that cash games and special live Twister sit-and-gos with a € 35 buy-in will also be included in the official schedule.
Everest Poker Live 2015 Official Program:
|7-8 February||EVP Live Saint-Amand-les-Eaux||Casino Saint-Amand|
|April 17-19||EVP Live Gujan-Mestras||Casino Gujan-Mestras|
|June 27-28||EVP Live Forges-les-Eaux||Domaine de Forges|
|August 8-9||EVP Live La Grande Motte||Casino La Grande Motte|
|October 10-11||EVP Live Cannes||Casino Barrière Cannes-Croisette|
|November 14-15||EVP Live Marrakech||Hôtel-Casino La Mamounia|
|December 12-13||EVP Live Evian||Casino d’Evian|
Everest Poker Live side tournaments are available on EverestPoker.fr from January 4th and will continue until the end of the streak.
As a representative of the poker room explained to reporters, to date, the accompanying tournaments and promotions associated with Everest Poker Live are held exclusively in France. Soon, however, some new promotions will allow international players to qualify for Everest Poker Live 2015.