5th Annual R2R Poker Tournament

August 26, 2009 8:56am

Scottsdale, AZ – The Fifth Annual Monster Energy Road 2 Recovery Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament presented by M Resort Spa and Casino, hosted by Jimmy Button, and emceed by celebrity tournament director Matt Savage, will take place on Thursday, Oct 8, 5:00 p.m. inside the M Resort Spa & Casino Poker Room. First prize is a 2010 $10,000 World Series of Poker main event seat.  Spectators are welcome. Fans and participants will take home more than 100 prizes and giveaways.

The tournament is open to the public. Participants will compete against Supercross and poker celebrities

The donation to enter the tournament is $200, with $100 re-buys available during the first four levels. Players may also purchase a $100 add-on for double the starting stack at the end of the re-buy period.

Pre-register for the charity poker tournament by visiting www.road2recovery.com/secure/registration_poker.asp.  Players may also register for the tournament and side activities in the MGM Grand poker room on the day of the event. Resort and Spa will secure all tournament donations on the day of the event with proceeds benefiting the Road 2 Recovery Injured Riders Fund.

For more information contact event coordinator Anita Button at 480 276-1131 or email at info@road2recovery.com. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to sit with a celebrity while helping out a great cause.       

The Road 2 Recovery Foundation is dedicated to helping AMA licensed motocross and supercross professionals with financial assistance if they sustain career-ending injuries as well as providing motivational, emotional and spiritual support to these individuals and their families. For more information and sponsorship opportunities contact Road 2 Recovery at 480-276-1131 or info@road2recovery.com.