Poker Classic

The Trim Celtic Poker Classic is here again and once again we will have an estimated prize fund of €10,000. It kicks off at 5pm this Sunday (5th October) but get there early and you will receive 1000 extra chips for early registration. Registration starts at 4pm.

Photos from last year can be seen here..

For further details and information on last years winners, please

Who is running the event? Trim Celtic Senior Players
The purpose of the event? Fund-raising for the running of the club
Date and Location of event? Sunday 5th October, The Trim Castle Hotel, Trim, Co. Meath.
Registration and Start time of event? Reg 4pm Start 5.00pm

Any prerequisites? No
Type of Tournament? 1 re-buy or top up 50 euro
Cost of entry? 100 euro
Cost of registration? 10 euro
Any guaranteed prize pool? No, 10,000 euro est
Starting Chips? 12,000 (additional 1000 for early registration), 15,000 rebuy chips.
Blind Levels? 50/100 75/150 100/200 150/300 200/400 300/600 400/800 etc
Blind time frames? 20 Minutes
Top Table will be dealer dealt
Tournament Director? Ken Walsh (
T.D decision is final

Need any more information, please email, or call Noel Payne (0864068311) or John Kelly (0876621206)

Last Years details:

Prize Fund as paid on the night was 10,200 euros in cash plus betting
vouchers to the value of 100 euro kindly sponsored by Sean Fox from Fox bookmakers.(This was won by David Martin who had the first poker on the night a pokers of 10,s)

Final Table as follows;
Brendan Kelly – 670k Chips – Finishing position Joint First (3150 euro)
David Smith – 285k Chips – Finishing position Joint First (3150 euro)
Gavin Mc Niffe – 190k Chips – Finishing position 3rd (1000 euro)
Paul Smallwood – 145k Chips – Finishing position 4th (700 euro)
Tommy Grey – 305k Chips – Finishing position 5th (600 euro)
James Cosgrave – 360k Chips – Finishing position 6th (500 euro)
Gavin Geraghty – 540k Chips – Finishing position 7th (400 euro)
Eugene Smyth – 30k Chips – Finishing position 8th (300 euro)
Tom Bolger Jr – 310k Chips – Finishing position 9th (200 euro)

High Hand went to David Smith who received 200 euro for his poker of Jacks.