Escalator Series

Week 1, Flight A: Shuffle Up and Deal

$150 Buy-In, $100,000 Guaranteed

The clock strikes 11 a.m. and the first of nine flights in the opening event of February’s $1,000,000 Escalator Series is underway.

The four-week series features today’s $100,000 guarantee, next week’s $200,000 guarantee, Week 3’s $300,000 guarantee and the final week’s $400,000 guarantee (totaling $1,000,000). Buy-ins escalate from today’s $150 price point to the closing event’s $560 price point.

Here’s more on the 11 a.m. flight of the $150, $100,000 guaranteed opener:

  • 10,000-chip starting stacks and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/unlimited re-entry available until the start of Level 9 (about 3:30 p.m.)
  • Play concludes following Level 14 (about 6:45 p.m.) or at Tournament Director’s discretion
  • Structure sheet

We will update you again when registration closes and the field is finalized.

Wednesday’s Escalator Series Schedule

Escalator Series

The first of four weeks of Escalator Series events kicks off today at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood at 11 a.m. The opener features a $150 buy-in and $100,000 guarantee. Today’s play includes three (of nine) starting flights beginning at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

More on the Escalator Series

Wednesday’s full schedule:

11AM: $150 Buy-In/$100,000 Guaranteed Escalator – Flight A

  • 10,000-chip starting stacks and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/unlimited re-entry available until the start of Level 9 (about 3:30 p.m.)
  • Play concludes following Level 14 (about 6:45 p.m.) or at Tournament Director’s discretion
  • Structure sheet

3PM: $150 Buy-In/$100,000 Guaranteed Escalator – Flight B

  • 10,000-chip starting stacks and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/unlimited re-entry available until the start of Level 9 (about 7:30 p.m.)
  • Play concludes following Level 14 (about 10:45 p.m.) or at Tournament Director’s discretion
  • Structure sheet

7PM: $150 Buy-In/$100,000 Guaranteed Escalator – Flight C

  • 10,000-chip starting stacks and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/unlimited re-entry available until the start of Level 9 (about 11:30 p.m.)
  • Play concludes following Level 14 (about 2:45 a.m.) or at Tournament Director’s discretion
  • Structure sheet

Periodic updates — including final registration figures and end-of-flight chip counts — will be posted right here at SHRPO.com.

Good luck, players!

2016 Escalator Series Schedule

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MAIN EVENT SCHEDULE

DateTimeBuy-InTournamentStructure
Wed, Feb 311:00 AM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Wed, Feb 33:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Wed, Feb 37:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 411:00 AM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 43:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 47:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 511:00 AM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 53:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 57:00 PM$150Event #1 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 62:00 PMDAY 2$3,500 WPT Showdown Seat ADDED to 1st & 2nd/FT Players Receive Event #2 SeatDetails
Wed, Feb 1011:00 AM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Wed, Feb 103:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Wed, Feb 107:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 1111:00 AM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 113:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 117:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 1211:00 AM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 123:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 127:00 PM$250Event #2 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 132:00 PMDAY 2$3,500 WPT Showdown Seat ADDED to 1st & 2nd/FT Players Receive Event #3 SeatDetails
Thu, Feb 1811:00 AM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 186:00 PM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 1911:00 AM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 196:00 PM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 2011:00 AM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 206:00 PM$350Event #3 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $300K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sun, Feb 212:00 PMDAY 2$3,500 WPT Showdown Seat ADDED to 1st & 2nd/FT Players Receive Event #4 SeatDetails
Thu, Feb 2511:00 AM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Thu, Feb 256:00 PM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 2611:00 AM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Fri, Feb 266:00 PM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 2711:00 AM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sat, Feb 276:00 PM$560Event #4 -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $400K GTD Prize PoolDetails
Sun, Feb 282:00 PMDAY 2$3,500 WPT Showdown Seat ADDED to 1st & 2nd PlaceDetails