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Investment Level $25,001 ~ $50,000

World Poker Tour Amateur Poker League is the unifying organization for the free poker world allowing independent Tour operators the opportunity to “sanction” their events through WPTAPL. By sanctioning your events with WPTAPL, the players in your area will immediately take advantage of all the benefits of WPTAPL:
  • A chance to win prizes worth in excess of $250,000 including: WPT Main Event & Celebrity Invitational seats, WPTAPL Cruises, WPT Boot Camps, buy-ins to Canadian Poker Tour or other events and top of the range electronic merchandise.
  • WPTAPL will award a minimum of 13 seats in WPT Events each year.
  • A chance to play WPTAPL tournaments for points and cash online at In addition there will also be EXCLUSIVE Freerolls for WPTAPL Members to play without making a deposit.
  • WPTAPL PartyPoker players will have EXCLUSIVE access to specials like private freeroll qualifiers into the Aston Martin Drive Away a Dream monthly qualifier and more AND the Top 16 finishers collect points towards the National Championships.

While your players enjoy the many benefits of being WPTAPL members, as a Licensee, you will enjoy:
  • An all inclusive virtual WPTAPL Back Office providing you with everything required to run flawless events. From training manuals and videos to printable promotional materials your Back Office will quickly become an important tool in running your business.
  • The ability to advertise that the tour is officially sanctioned by the WPT including the use of powerful WPTAPL brand logo in all advertising to assist securing locations and attracting players to your events.
  • Training and support that is second to none in the industry!

With WPTAPL, you are provided all the tools, training and functionality you require allowing you to do what is most important…to run events, while at the same time aligning yourself with one of the most recognizable and trusted names in the poker industry: World Poker Tour!

To get started running WPTAPL events, first you must apply for and be granted a WPTAPL Canadian License. Licenses are granted for specific territories and once there is WPTAPL license within that territory, no other licenses will be granted or allowed to operate within the boundaries of that territory.