Poker Tournament Fee Reduced to $500
Updated: Friday, November 5, 2004 7:49 AM
Posted: Thursday, November 4, 2004 2:33 PM
The entry fee to play in The Horseman's Texas Hold 'Em Poker Tournament has been reduced from $1,000 to $500.
The tournament will take place 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 at Sal's Italian Chop House, Tates Creek Road, Lexington, Ky.
The tournament is a fund-raiser to benefit The Race for Education & The Kentucky Equine Management Internship Program. Both programs are non-profit organizations that provide educational opportunities to young people that are interested in careers in the horse industry.
The entry fee is a tax-deductible donation to these charitable organizations.
Prizes will be awarded to the top 20 finishers and include:
1st place--Harley Davidson Sportster motorcycle, (approximate retail value $10,000)
2nd--a John Deere Gator ($4,000)
3rd--Flat Screen T.V. ($3,000)
4th--Set of Calloway Big Bertha irons ($700) and a Taylor Made 7 Series driver ($800)
5th--Mont Blanc man's or lady's watch ($1,400)
6th--Mini motorcycle ($600)
7th-10th--prizes approximately $100 in value
11th-20th--prizes approximately $50 in value.
FREE! E-Newsletters from The Blood-Horse!...
Follow the top stories of major racing events, racing previews and results with FREE e-newsletters from bloodhorse.com. As news develops, we'll deliver updates to your inbox. Follow important events moment by moment, step by step!