Frequently Asked Questions
Can anybody play?
The WCOAP events are for amateurs only, to receive Championship medals, bracelets and to be part of any added value promotions, players must first sign up with Amateur Poker Association & Tour (APAT). Sign Up Here.
How much is entry?
Players can buy in direct to each event, buy-ins range from $5.50 to $530.
If I am eliminated can I re-enter?
No, each tournament in the WCOAP is a freezeout.
How many chips will I receive for late registering?
Players will receive a full starting stack when registering during late registration.
How is the prize pool paid out?
Payouts will be made online as per the standard partypoker payout.
Are deals permitted?
Deals are not permitted in WCOAP Championship Events.
What exchange rate will I receive if I buy in with a different currency?
Players will receive the exchange rate given by the software on that day.
What exchange rate will I receive if my pay-out is made with a different currency?
All pay-outs will be made into partypoker accounts and will be paid at the exchange rate of the site on that day.
Tournament Dollars (T$)
Can I use T$ to buy in to this event?
Yes, you can use T$ to buy in to this event. If you do not have enough T$ to buy-in in full, you must ensure that there are enough funds in your partypoker account to make up the difference.
How can I win T$?
Players can win T$ every day in T$ satellites on partypoker. They will go into your account immediately.
Can I sell or transfer my T$ to another player?
Players are not able to sell or transfer their T$ to another player.
How long do I have to use my T$?
All T$ have a 12-month expiry.
What can I use T$ for?
For this event, T$ can be used for tournament entry.
How do I buy in to this event using T$?
Visit the partypoker lobby and buy into the Online Day 1 as usual, your T$ will automatically be used.
Will there be specific online satellites for WCOAP Events?
Yes, specific online satellites will be available on partypoker.
Can I win multiple tickets via satellites?
No, as each event is a freezeout players must only win one seat to the target event.