The World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) of 2018 starts on September 2 with more than $116 million in guaranteed prize pools during the series, including over $70 million in WCOOP events themselves.
PokerStars School has created some great strategy articles to help you prepare for this series.
- Transitioning from Cash to Tournament Poker
- The Early Game in a Poker Tournament
- Some Unusual WCOOP Variants to Try
- Practical Preparation for a WCOOP Event
- Three Mental Game Pitfalls in Big Poker Events
|Tourney||Date & Time (EST)||Buy-in||Prizes|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 7th at 15:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||15 x $11 tickets|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 8th at 20:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||15 x $11 tickets|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 9th at 15:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||15 x $11 tickets|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 14th at 20:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||20 x $11 tickets|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 15th at 15:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||20 x $11 tickets|
|PokerStars School WCOOP Freebuy (EN)||Sept 16th at 20:05||1 x School WCOOP EN ticket||20 x $11 tickets|
While $11 tickets can be used for any $11 tournament, we'd recommend WCOOP Event 61 (L), $11 NLHE [8-Max, Progressive KO] with $200K GTD, September 17th at 18:00 EST.
WCOOP Bonus: Simply click the button below to claim your Free School WCOOP EN ticket. If you have never made a deposit, you will also receive 5 x School EN tickets, by making your first deposit before September 15th. The first 50 to make a first deposit will also receive a $5.50 ticket.
And if that's not enough, you can also claim $30 of Free Play with your first deposit at PokerStars. Simply make a first deposit of $20 or more using the PokerStars deposit code 'THIRTY' in the Cashier when making your first deposit.
Want to earn more School WCOOP EN tickets?
- Head to the comment section at the bottom of this page, comment with a story about what would playing a WCOOP tournament mean to you and we will credit your account with 1 x School WCOOP EN ticket.
- Look at the WCOOP Schedule and tell us what events you plan to play.
- Post about a deep run or big pot you won playing in a WCOOP event.
- Comment with how you would spend your winnings if you were lucky enough to win a WCOOP event.
- Post 3 hands from any tournament in this year's WCOOP before September 13, and you'll be entered in a draw to win one of five $11 tickets. Post here.
- Post a Winning Moment from this year's WCOOP before September 13, and you'll be entered in a draw to win a $109 ticket to the $600,000 GTD WCOOP event 61 (M), September 17th at 18:00 EST. Post here.
Check out our general promotional Terms & Conditions for further details.
- Please note that although you may be eligible for multiple promotions which encourage a first deposit, only one award or package of this type is allowed per member.
- This promotion is run by Poker School who reserve the right to amend, edit or change the promotion in any way deemed fit without prior notice.
- Tickets will be credited within 72 hours.
- Tournaments will be visible in the PokerStars client 2/3 days prior to the start of registration.
- The decision of Poker School will be final in all circumstances.
- Some accounts may not be eligible for tickets.
- Poker School shall offer no compensation to any member should their account not be eligible for tickets.
- Real money transfers are not considered deposits.
- Unused tickets will expire; they are not transferable or refundable.
- Tournaments will have a capped entry, please register early to avoid disappointment.
- Players must be 18+.
Which WCOOP Event would you like to play? Comment below!