UK Omaha Series to be Hosted by The Vic

UK Omaha Series Hosted by The VicWorld-famous London poker room The Vic will be running their UK Omaha Series next month.

The four-day festival, which runs from February 23 to 26, will include five deep-stacked and slow-structured events with buy-ins from £100 to £500. The three most interesting tournaments will be a £500+£50 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout two-day main event on the Saturday and Sunday, a £150+£15 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Six-Max Turbo, and a £200+£20 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo Freezeout – with both taking place on the 26th. The Vic will also run £70 buy-in Freezeout satellites on Wednesday, February 1, 8 and 22, while single table satellites will run throughout the festival and February.

The UK Omaha Series schedule (February 23-26)

Wednesday, February 1/8/22:
19:45, £70 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Credit Satellite (£550 Omaha Series packages to be awarded; 7,500 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels)
Thursday, February 23:
19:00, £100+£12 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout (10,000 starting chips, 25-minutr blind levels)
Friday, February 24:
19:00, £250+£25 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout Day 1(20,000 starting chips, 40-minute blind levels)
Saturday, February 25:
14:00, £250+£25 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout Day 2
16:00, £500+£50 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout Day 1 (25,000 starting chips, 40-minute blind levels)
Sunday, February 26:
14:00, £500+£50 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Freezeout Day 2
15:00, £200+£20 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo Freezeout (15,000 starting chips, 30-minute blind levels)
18:00, £150+£15 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha Six-Max Turbo Freezeout (15,000 starting chips, 15-minute blind levels)

The Vic Makes Changes to Regular Schedule

There are also some notable changes to The Vic’s normal schedule, with Saturday afternoons seeing the introduction of a new event – a £40 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Freezeout, which features a 10,000-chip starting stack and 15-minute blind levels. Non-loyalty bonus Sundays, meanwhile, will now play host to a £50 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout that possesses a 10,000-chip starting stack and 25-minute blind levels. Both of the events – which have no rake or registration fees – will begin at 3pm.

Additionally, The Vic’s rake cash game loyalty bonus scheme will, for five weeks from Monday, January 30, until Sunday, March 4, see the £250 jackpot removed and given to the player who managed to secure the week’s biggest hand, while the poker room will also add £250 to double the prize money.

The Vic’s latest schedule of events is as follows:

Mondays:
19:45, £60 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Freezeout (no registration or rake, 10,000 starting chips, 15-minute blind levels)
Tuesdays:
19:45, £80 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (no registration or rake, 10,000 starting chips, six 20-minute blind levels followed by 30-minute blind levels)
Wednesdays:
19:45, £50+£2 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (February 29 only, 7,500 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels; normally 5,000 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels)
Thursdays:
19:45, £100+£12 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (February 16 and 23 excluded, 10,000 starting chips, six 20-minute blind levels followed by 30-minute blind levels; normally 7,500 starting chips, six 20-minute blind levels followed by 30-minute blind levels)
Fridays:
19:45, £40+£2 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (February 24 excluded, 7,500 starting chips, 20-minute blind levels; normally 5,000 starting chips, 20-minute blind levels)
Saturdays:
15:00, £40 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Freezeout (February 25 excluded, no registration or rake, 10,000 starting chips, 15-minute blind levels)
19:45, £50+£2 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (February 25 excluded, 7,500 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels; normally 5,000 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels)
Sundays:
15:00, £50 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout (February 12 and 26 excluded, no registration or rake, 10,000 starting chips, 25-minute blind levels; normally 5,000 starting chips, 20-minute blind levels)