GPS Edinburgh 2014

by Martin Smith on 29/10/2014

Here is the full schedule for GPS Edinburgh:

The white boxes show where errors on the official schedule were corrected. One other error that was noticed too late was that Day 1A online starts at 9pm, not 8pm as shown on the official website or promotional material.


New Genting Fountain Park Schedule

by Martin Smith on 18/04/2014

Here is also a reminder of the Genting Fountain Park tournament schedule:


New Grosvenor Maybury Schedule

by Martin Smith on 17/04/2014

Grosvenor Maybury has published its new tournament schedule which will take effect on 5th May 2014. The highlights include:

  • A brand new £15/£15/£15 Monday tournament with £2,750 guaranteed.
  • An increased Friday guarantee to £3,250.
  • An increased monthly game guarantee to £5,000 and earlier 6pm start.
  • In all tournaments only 1 re-entry is now permitted.
  • All tournaments continue to be dealer dealt for a £5 registration fee.

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Easter events in Edinburgh

by Martin Smith on 08/04/2014

Now that the GUKPT is over what’s next in Edinburgh?

Thur 10th April
Genting Easter Extravanganza Satellite
8pm £20 freezeout with 10×160 packages guaranteed

Sat 12th April
Grosvenor 7pm £50 with 1×20 top-up
£4,000 guaranteed
Dealer Dealt

Thur 17th April
Genting Easter Extravanganza Satellite
8pm £20 freezeout with 10×160 packages guaranteed

Fri 18th to Sun 20th April
Genting Easter Extravaganza
£30,000 guaranteed
£100+£10 with 1x£50 rebuy
Dealer Dealt
Note the early 4pm starts every day

Thur 24th April
Genting 8pm £25 freezeout
£2,000 guaranteed
1x£440 GPS Seat staff bounty

Fri 25th April
Genting 8pm £20/£10/£10
£2,500 guaranteed plus £500 added
1x£440 GPS Seat staff bounty

Sat 26th April
Genting 6pm £64 freezeout
£5,000 guaranteed
Dealer Dealt
1x£440 GPS Seat staff bounty

Sat 26th April
Grosvenor Charity Team Poker
£160 per team


GUKPT Edinburgh Poetry Collection

by Martin Smith April 5, 2014

Day 2 GUKPT Day 2, we’ve made it, me and you, that’s who. We’ve got 62 left from 192, a lot of work remaining but that’s nothing new. It’s gonna be a lot of fun, with Loggie, Vamplew, Kimber each with a tonne. Mad Ludo is short but not down and out, he can come […]

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Grosvenor’s GUKPT comes to Edinburgh

by Martin Smith March 29, 2014

The GUKPT comes to Scotland for the fist time this week. Here is the full schedule for the festival at the Grosvenor Maybury Casino here in Edinburgh:

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2014 tournaments for the discerning Scottish Player

by Martin Smith February 10, 2014

Planning your poker trips for 2014? Here’s a list of the biggest and best events relatively accessible for Scottish players: February GPS Star City Birmingham 12/02/2014 to 16/02/2014 £400+£40 with £125k guaranteed Sky Poker UK Championships DTD Mon 17th Feb to Sun 23rd Feb £1000+£100 with £500,000 guaranteed European Deepstack Dublin 20th -23rd Feb €500+€50 […]

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Genting FP Christmas Cracker Day 2

by Martin Smith December 29, 2013

The Christmas Cracker had 283 entrants and a prize pool of £42,050. The top 3 prizes are £10,860, £7,270 and £4,750 with 9th getting £780 and 29th £250. 64 players start Day 2 at 6pm tonight. We have over 8 million chips in play with an average stack of 129k. Blinds will be 1200/2400/300 and […]

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Genting Poker Rewards Scheme Update

by Martin Smith December 19, 2013

You may recall my post from 21st October about the Genting loyalty points given for cash games at Fountain Park. I had tracked my points over 56 hours of £1/2+ NL cash and had received 10p/hr. I had also paid £80 in GPS tournament rake during that time that I didn’t think I received any […]

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New Genting FP Schedule for December 2013

by Martin Smith December 1, 2013

Genting FP’s special schedule for December 2013 starts today:

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