Corey Burbick of Davie, Fla., has won the first Ante Up Poker Tour event of the year, the Chad Brown No-Limit Texas Hold’em Championship at Orange Park Kennel Club near Jacksonville, Fla.
The $5,000 buy-in event that concluded Feb. 2 featured 70 players, and Burbick outlasted the event’s namesake, Chad Brown, heads-up for the title.
The next schedule Tour stop is aboard the Spring Ante Up Poker Cruise, which sails March 7-12 from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. The $350 buy-in Ante Up Poker Tour event is in addition to cruise fare, which starts at $499 per person based on double occupancy. For more information, visit Ante Up’s Cruise page.
The Ante Up Poker Tour is a yearlong tournament series, where the top 10 finishers in designated events earn points toward the Player of the Year title. The Player of the Year wins a cover story in Ante Up Magazine, a featured interview on the Ante Up PokerCast, a custom bracelet from Madison Jewelers and other prizes from sponsors.