New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker Worth $1.2M
The New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker at PokerStars New Jersey will launch a bit earlier than last year, offering more than $1.2 million guaranteed in its fifth annual tournament.
This year’s NJSCOOP will feature 48 events, each with a high and low buy-in format, for a total of 96 tournaments. That’s up from last year’s 82 events, according to Pokerstars.com. The events in this year’s fifth annual Spring Tournament will run from April 11-27; last year’s Spring Championships went from May 4-20.
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High and Low Tournaments
There will be a pair of two-day main events on April 26-27: A $300 “high” event with a guaranteed $100,000 prize pool and a $50 “low” event with prizes of $30,000 guaranteed.
Buy-ins on the low tournaments leading up to the main event range from $5 to $100. For the high buy-ins, the range runs from $50 to $500. In both cases the most expensive buy-in is for April 15, an 8-Game event with six players.
There are satellite options for gaining entry into the main event including a $9,000 “Main Event Depositor Freeroll” round on April 26; 30 players from this tournament can gain entry into the Main Event. Also, players can earn Main Event tickets through $3 Spin & Gos starting March 31 and running through April 26.
Busy Spring for New Jersey Online Poker
Already this spring, PokerStars brought a Bounty Builder online poker progressive knockout series to players in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. That tournament ran from Feb. 20 to March 1.
PokerStars NJ also announced a Turbo Series VI tournament with 114 events running from April 5-19. The tournament will culminate with a $1,050 buy-in High Main Event with a $2 million guarantee and a $1 million guarantee for a Low Main Event for a $55 buy-in.
See the Gambling.com article dedicated to New Jersey’s top online poker sites for information on the state’s online poker options, games available, deposit and withdrawal tips plus more.
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