The Full Tilt Poker Galway Festival will run from July 27-August 12, 2013 with an incredible range of games to play, all taking place during the world famous Galway Races. A huge schedule of live poker tournaments is planned, with over 50 events, plus the inaugural Irish Bridge Masters and the World and National 25 Championships.

This huge event takes place as part of the second stop of Season 4 of the UK & Ireland Poker Tour, and the Main Event poker tournament takes place Thursday, August 8 - Monday, August 12 with a buy-in of €1,000 + €100 and a massive guaranteed prize pool of €1,000,000.

Win your UKIPT Galway Main Event seat and an iPad Mini

With the UKIPT Galway Main Event only days away, Full Tilt Poker players can choose from a wide range of qualifier tournaments from Wednesday, July 31st through Wednesday, August 7th – with an iPad Mini awarded to the outright winner of each tournament!

Check out the UKIPT Galway page for more information and the full schedule of qualifiers.

Last Longer Sponsorship

Players who qualify at Full Tilt Poker will be also be included in exciting promotions that will ONLY be available to Full Tilt Poker qualifiers, including the Last Longer Sponsorship prize package. To win this huge prize, outlast every other Full Tilt Poker qualifier at the UKIPT Galway Main Event - your sponsorship package will include buy-ins and expenses for every remaining stop of UKIPT Season 4.

Exclusive Tournament Promotions

Main Event players with valid Full Tilt Poker accounts and wearing Full Tilt Poker patches can also benefit, with an FTOPS XXIII Main Event ticket worth $635 awarded to the qualifying player knocked out on the Main Event bubble. Full Tilt Poker players who win each of the 13 Championship Events (Events 1, 8, 25, 30, 35, 42, 44, 45, 46, 48, 55, 59 and 60) will also receive an FTOPS XXIII Main Event ticket, one of the biggest tournaments held at Full Tilt Poker.

Furthermore, players with valid Full Tilt Poker accounts who wear the Full Tilt Poker patch and are knocked out of the UKIPT Galway Main Event before cashing will be awarded a ticket to the exclusive $10,000 Second Barrel Freeroll on Sunday, August 21.

Cash Game Promotions and Other Promotions

Cash game players will benefit from a full week of Cash Game Happy Hours, running daily from July 29-August 2, 2013 between 21:00 and 22:00. All cash game tables will be rake-free during each Cash Game Happy Hour, which will be clearly signalled by a bell at the beginning and end of the hour.

Full details of all promotions, plus a host of other exciting Full Tilt Poker Galway festival activities can be viewed at:

How to Qualify

If you don’t have a Full Tilt Poker account, download our free software and create an account. Once you’ve done so, log in to Full Tilt Poker and follow these steps to register for a UKIPT direct qualifier or satellite:

  1. In the game lobby, click on the Options menu, Lobby View and Standard View.
  2. Set the filters in the browser area to Live Events, then select UKIPT, Galway, All and select Micro, Low, Medium, High and Highest.
  3. Scroll down the game list and look for the orange color-coded tournaments labelled UKIPT.
  4. Click Register Now

You can also secure your UKIPT Galway Main Event seat by registering directly via the Full Tilt Poker or PokerStars game software – to learn more, please visit the Qualify page.

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