W SCOTTSDALE HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL SPRING TRAINING CHARITY POKER CLASSIC
Grand prize winner to receive a $10,000 seat at World Series of Poker
The third annual Spring Training Charity Poker Classic will return to W Scottsdale on Saturday, March 2, as attendees play for their chance to win the grand prize, a $10,000 seat to the 2013 World Series of Poker. Registration begins at 6:00 p.m.
Guests are invited to join professional athletes and celebrities in a friendly game of poker in support of the Mike Coolbaugh Memorial Fund. The Mike Coolbaugh Memorial Fund celebrates Mike’s passion for life, and commitment to living each day for others and to the fullest.
Celebrities to attend this year’s event include: Andrew Cashner (San Diego Padres), Brent Celek (Philadelphia Eagles, NFL), Cliff Pennington (Arizona Diamondbacks), Casper Wells (Mariners), Charlie Furbush (Mariners), Chris Getz (Kansas City Royals), Joe McEwing (Third Base Coach of the Chicago White Sox), Matt Albers (Cleveland Indians), and Scott Coolbaugh (Hitting Coach of the Texas Rangers) and more.
Guests that would like to participate in the poker tournament can register for a pre-event buy-in starting at $175. Walk-up buy-ins will be available for purchase the day of the event starting at $200.
The top ten winners will receive exclusive gift bags with specialty items from luxury sponsors including Synergy, AthElite, Evo Shield, Athletes Chef, and Trunk Club.
To purchase your ticket to the third annual Spring Training Charity Poker Classic, please visitwww.wscottsdaletickets.com.
ABOUT MIKE COOLBAUGH MEMORIAL FUND
The Mike Coolbaugh Memorial Fund was established by the Tulsa Drillers baseball team when their coach, Mike Coolbaugh died after being struck in the neck by a line drive in 2007. The Mike Coolbaugh Memorial Fund was created to help his widowed wife raise their family.
ABOUT W SCOTTSDALE
W Scottsdale marks the debut of W Hotels in Arizona. This sultry Southwest oasis, where innovative design mixes with urban sophistication, features 230 guestrooms including 33 lavish suites. A true insider escape, W Scottsdale boasts Arizona’s only Bliss® Spa, Sushi Roku restaurant, and W Hotels The Store and offers three chic destination bars – the W Living Room, Shade Lounge and Sunset Lawn. Located in downtown Scottsdale, W Scottsdale provides guests access to discover the city’s high profile shopping, innovative restaurants, eclectic arts district and vibrant nightlife. Signature services and amenities include the Whatever/Whenever® concierge service, Wheels®, SWEAT Fitness®, WET®, WIRED Business Center and P.A.W. – Pets Are Welcome™. For more information, visit www.wscottsdalehotel.com or call to schedule a reservation 877 W HOTELS.
ABOUT STEVE LEVINE ENTERTAINMENT & PUBLIC RELATIONS (SLE)
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