BORGATA ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL GARDEN STATE SUPER SERIES
September 4, 2014
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Largest Online Poker Series in New Jersey History
60 Tournament Events Featuring $1 Million in Guaranteed Prize Money on BorgataPoker.com
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (September 4, 2014) – Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa announced details of its inaugural Garden State Super Series (GSSS) taking place September 7–21, featuring 60 total events and $1 million in guaranteed prize money, making it the largest poker series in the history of online gaming in New Jersey.
The Garden State Super Series will run parallel to Borgata’s land-based Borgata Poker Open (September 2-19) which boasts a $2 Million Live Streamed Opening Event and the $3 Million Guaranteed Televised WPT® Championship. Between the live tournament and online GSSS, players will have the chance to compete for over $7.6 million in guaranteed prize money.
“As online gaming in New Jersey continues to progress, we are constantly striving to present BorgataPoker.com players with an unparalleled product that speaks to our world-class brand,” said Borgata Senior Vice President of Operations, Joe Lupo. “The ability to merge one of the most successful land-based tournaments in the country (Borgata Poker Open) with a million dollar online series (GSSS) creates an exceptional opportunity for participants to maximize their poker experience.”
Borgata will facilitate deposits and withdrawals to and from their online site (BorgataPoker.com) through the casino cage during the Borgata Poker Open allowing for convenient access to live and online poker funds while on property.
Guarantees for the GSSS range from $500 all the way up to $200,000, with buy-ins starting as low as $5. Among the formats featured are six-max no-limit hold’em, pot-limit Omaha, seven-card stud, and fixed-limit hold’em online tournaments.
To view the event schedule or for more information visit poker.theborgata.com/promotions/garden-state-super-series.html and follow all of the action on Twitter @BorgataPoker.
About Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
Located in Atlantic City’s Marina District, Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa features 2,000 guest rooms and suites; 161,000 square feet of gaming; 182 gaming tables; 3,094 slot machines; an 80+ table poker room; 10 retail boutiques; 5 acclaimed fine dining restaurants by renowned chefs; 9 casual dining options; a 54,000 square foot spa; 70,000 square feet of event space; 4 signature nightlife experiences; and parking for 7,100 cars. The market-leading resort also features Atlantic City's first cosmopolitan hotel experience, The Water Club at Borgata, with 800 guest rooms and suites; a 36,000 square foot spa; 18,000 square feet of meeting space; 6 designer retail boutiques; and 5 heated indoor and outdoor pools. Borgata also offers online gaming within the state of New Jersey through its real-money gaming sites, BorgataCasino.com and BorgataPoker.com.
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