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March 14th, 2009 - APAT Newsletter
« on: March 14, 2009, 22:32:16 PM »
Dear Member,

Welcome to the latest edition of the APAT Newsletter, which confirms the result of the Welsh Online Championship and outlines details of the fourth match in the Online National League on Sunday and this week"s onsale dates for the 2009 World Championship Of Amateur Poker.


Congratulations to Brian Yates (BOINGBLITZ), who has won the APAT Welsh Online Poker Championship.

In addition to an APAT Online National Title, Brian - who comes from Wednesbury - won a first prize of nearly $1,900 and a seat at a GUKPT main event, worth over £1,000.

Chris Burton (warwickman83) from Cardiff took the Silver Medal while James Oldham (oldham00) from Hayes took Bronze.

The players will be presented with their Medals at the Welsh Amateur Poker Championship, which takes place in Cardiff on April 4th & 5th.

Link To Tournament Report:


The fourth match of the Online National League will take place at Blue Square on Sunday, March 15th, at 8.00pm.

The League features teams from 30 online poker clubs, spread around the United Kingdom and Ireland. Over 600 players have already registered to play in this season long event. The League is open to all APAT members and offers a great opportunity for recreational players to interact in a competitive, but fun environment.  Use the link below to sign up for the poker club closest to your home.

The eventual League Champions will win four GUKPT main event seats!

Link to National League Details:


The World Championship of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) will be held at Dusk Till Dawn in Nottingham, between August 27th and 30th.  Final details for the festival are now confirmed as follows:-

August 27th

WCOAP Pot Limit Omaha Championship
1 Day / 5.00pm start / 81 players
10,000 chips / 30 minute clock
£50 Entry Fee
Direct Buy In ( - March 20th, 9pm

August 28th to 30th

WCOAP World Amateur Championship Main Event
3 Day / 4.30pm start / 300 players
10,000 chips / 45 minute clock
£100 entry fee
Day 1A - August 28th
Day 1B - August 29th
Final - August 30th (3.30pm start)
Online Satellites at Blue Square - March 16th / 17th / 18th, 8pm
Direct Buy In ( - March 19th, 9pm

August 30th

WCOAP Horse Championship
1 day / 3.45pm start / 48 players
6,000 chips / 30 minute clock
£50 entry fee
Direct Buy In ( - March 21st, 9pm

Link To WCOAP Discussion:

We look forward to your participation at an APAT event in Season Three.


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