PokerStars.com hosting a tournament for mountain climbing brothers
May 30, 2010, 9:57 am (7 years ago)
PokerStars.com has turned out to be one of the biggest online poker rooms and they are sponsoring a pair of climbers in the attempt of becoming the first to participate in a game of poker whilst arriving to the summit of Mount Everest.
Twin brothers Damien and Guillermo ‘Willie’ Benegas are going to try to conquer the world’s highest peak at the end of this summer whilst playing poker together with the way and at the summit. If they succeed in this challenge, the Argentina-born brothers wishes to claim the record for the highest altitude poker game ever played.
PokerStars.com is rejoicing the brother’s extraordinary challenge by hosting an online competition this Sunday providing the winner the opportunity to take part in a game together with the pair at Everest Base Camp. This exclusive event starts on Sunday from 6pm New York time and has a buy-in of $1.10.