Harvest Poker Classic

Harvest Poker Classic

21st Annual
November 7–11, 2017

Registration for the Tuesday satellite tournament opens at 10am on November 7th. 
Registration for all other events is now open. 

Casino Regina’s Harvest Poker Classic is part of our Annual Poker Classic Series. This prestigious Texas Hold’Em tournament has occurred every autumn since the inaugural event in 1995. Players from across Canada, the USA, and the world compete in five-days of tournament action and satellite games for prize pools estimated at $500,000 in cash!

Our Poker tournaments are legendary. The Casino Regina Show Lounge is transformed from a Vegas-style theatre into one of the finest Poker venues in the land. And, our experienced Poker Dealers, whopping prize pools, and attention to detail continue to make us an annual pilgrimage for poker aficionados. Call 1-866-61-POKER for details about the next Harvest Poker Classic or check our website again throughout the year.

Tournament Format:

1. Tuesday November 7th: $200+$25 No Limit Hold’em Freeze-Out Turbo Satellite (120 players at one time max) (6,000 Starting Chips/20 min levels) Re-entry event (First 4 levels). Players will win a combination of cash and seats to HPC events. Start time 3:00pm

For tournament structure, please click here

2. Wednesday November 8thth: $450 +$50 No Limit Hold’em Freeze-Out (210 players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels) Re-entry event.  Tournament start time 12:00pm

For tournament structure, please click here

3. Thursday November 9th: $630+$70 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out (210 players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels). Re-entry event Tournament start time 12:00pm

For tournament structure, please click here

4. Friday November 10th: $820+$80 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out Knock-out event  (210  players at one time max) (10,000 Starting Chips/ 30 min levels) Re-entry event. $720 of the buy-in goes to the prize pool and $100 of the buy-in goes to the knock-out pool. Players will receive $100 for each knock-out Tournament start time 12:00pm

For tournament structure, please click here

5. Saturday November 11th: $1000+$100 No Limit Hold’em Freeze out (210 player max) (15,000 Starting Chips/30 min levels). Tournament start time 12:00pm

For tournament structure, please click here

There will be a maximum of 210 players playing at any given time. Entries may exceed 210 overall due to re-entries. Players who re-enter any event will receive a full starting chip stack.

Waiting lists will be taken for all events once capacity is reached.
Players that are eliminated in the first 4 levels of play will be allowed to re-enter the tournament by fully paying the buy-in and registration. (Depending on available seats) Players who are on the waiting list will be seated before players that are eliminated from the tournament.

Approximately 10% of the field will be paid for all events.

  • Buy-in and registration must be paid in full to secure a seat in all events.

Single table satellites available for all major freeze out events:

  • Single Table Satellite $450+50 = $60 buy-in (First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $450+$50 Freeze out)
  • Single Table Satellite $630+$70 = $80 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $630+$70 Freeze out)
  • Single Table Satellite $820+$80 = $100 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $820+$80 Freeze out/Knockout)  
  • Single Table Satellite $1000+ $100 =$120 buy- in First place receives a buy-in + registration for the $1000+$100 Freeze out.
  • Extreme satellites will also be offered upon request for all freeze out events.
  • Players may register with cash/casino chips or credit card up to the day prior to the event. Day of players must use cash or casino chips.

Management reserves the right to alter this format.


Hotel Sponsor of 2017 Harvest Poker Classic


HARVEST POKER CLASSIC
$200 NO LIMIT HOLD ’EM FREEZE OUT SATELLITE
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7/2017

1st

Tyler Warken – Medicine Hat, AB

$8,242

2nd

Phil Riley – Drinkwater, SK

$5,272


3rd

John Ludwig – Lampman, SK

$3,569

4th

Derek Houle – Regina, SK

$2,547

5th

Chad Riddell – Calgary, AB

$1,908

6th

Chris Gould – Estevan, SK

$1,493

7th

Ethan Ellis – Regina, SK

$1,215

8th

Garth Kien – Moosomin, SK

$1,023

9th

Douglas Maier – Meadow Lake, SK

$887

10th

Trevor Leibel – Pilot Butte, SK

$788

11th

Janette Zabolotney –Leader, SK

$714

12th

Al Brown – Saskatoon, SK

$658

13th

Julius Rogue – Lethbridge, AB

$615

14th

Hui Zhou – Regina, SK

$581

15th

Mathew Argent – Regina, SK

$555

16th

Dan Lamb – Regina, SK

$533

Total Prize Pool: $30,600  
​Entrants - 153


HARVEST POKER CLASSIC
$500 NO LIMIT HOLD ’EM FREEZE OUT
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8/2017

1st

Phil Riley, Drinkwater SK

$28,152

2nd

Buddy Little, Thompson MB

$17,801

3rd

Kyle Stronski, Estevan SK

$11,864

4th

Cody Beach, Moose Jaw SK

$8301

5th

Mitch Heidt, Kerrobert SK

$6074

6th

Terry Shulko, Raymore SK

$4630

7th

Doug Baumgartner, Montmatre SK

$3661

8th

Vong Kim, Regina SK

$2992

9th

Chase Johnston, Regina SK

$2516

10th

Dallas Larson, Saskatoon SK

$2170

11th

Peter Pawlak, Winnipeg MB

$1913

12th

Mike Marwick, Pense SK

$1719

13th

Terry Johnston, Arcola SK

$1569

14th

Chad Numrich, Regina SK

$1451

15th

Clint Christianson, Niacam SK

$1358

16th

Kris Lee, Flin Flon MB

$1284

17th

Les Steffl

$1223

18th

Braden Reeve, Regina SK

$1174

19th

Kyle Hartree, Edmonton AB

$1133

20th

Aaron Buttinger, Humboldt SK

$1133

21st

Chris Bowers, Swift Current SK

$1133

22th

Dale Garthus, Moose Jaw SK

$1133

23th

Hui Zhou, Regina SK

$1133

24th

Mike Kirby, Regina SK

$1133

Total Prize Pool: $106,650  
Entrants - 237


HARVEST POKER CLASSIC
$700 NO LIMIT HOLD’EM FREEZE OUT RESULTS
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9/2017

1st

Justin Skamanis, Regina SK

$40,839

2nd

Sheldon Birkeland, Regina SK

$25,802

3rd

Ryan Friesen, Winnipeg MB

$17,174

4th

Steve Sterling, Regina SK

$11,997

5th

Mike Braat, Bow Island AB

$8761

6th

Leo Leclerc, Springfield MB

$6662

7th

Dominick French, Victoria BC

$5255

8th

Chelsey Desjarlais, Regina SK

$4282

9th

Paul Weenusk, Oxfordhouse MB

$3591

10th

Pat Kendal, Shellbrook SK

$3088

11th

Derek Klimosko, Saskatoon SK

$2714

12th

Tyler Warken, Medicine Hat AB

$2432

13th

Pak Chan, Saskatoon SK

$2214

14th

Steve Mager, Winnipeg MB

$2043

15th

Jim Hillis, Brandon MB

$1908

16th

Randy Trautwein, Leader SK

$1799

17th

Jeff Charlebois, Eagleridge SK

$1712

18th

Lee Symak, Kamsack SK

$1640

19th

Darren Thompson, Spiritwood SK

$1581

20th

Ken Hood, Oxbow SK

$1581

21st

Tanys Jones, Regina SK

$1581

22th

Mike Bortnick, Sherwood Park AB

$1581

23rd

Ron Lavzon, Edmonton AB

$1581

24th

Brandon Hodgkin, Weyburn SK

$1581

25th

Sharon Pedlow, Brandon MB

$1581


Total Prize Pool: $154,980
Entrants -- 246


HARVEST POKER CLASSIC
$900 NO LIMIT HOLD ’EM K-O
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10/2017

1st

Adrian Baran, Saskatoon SK

$46,866

2nd

Jared Klimosko, Saskatoon SK

$29,608

3rd

Phil Riley, Drinkwater SK

$19,707

4th

Derek Klimosko, Saskatoon SK

$13,767

5th

Curtis Vigoran, Saskatoon SK

$10,054

6th

Kris Lee, Flin Flon MB

$7645

7th

Pete Fylyma, Saskatoon SK

$6030

8th

Ed Haraldson, Outlook SK

$4913

9th

Pavel Krumer, Regina SK

$4120

10th

Lorne Gill, Cypress County AB

$3543

11th

James Gibson, Stonewall MB

$3115

12th

Jim Loudon, Sceptre SK

$2790

13 th

John Hashem, Regina SK

$2540

14 th

Peter Pawlak, Winnipeg MB

$2344

15 th

Charles Rinn, Langruth MB

$2189

16 th

Ryan Smith, Saskatoon SK

$2065

17 th

Scott McGregor, Birchriver MB

$1964

18 th

Dominick French, Victoria BC

$1882

19 th

John Ludwig, Lapman SK

$1814

20 th

Ron Campbell, Calgary AB

$1814

21 st

Roi Perran, Saskatoon SK

$1814

22 nd

David Johnstone, Coderre SK

$1814

23 rd

Steve Mager, Winnipeg MB

$1814

24 th

Pat Kendel, Shellbrook SK

$1814

25 th

Greg Van Ginkel, Regina SK

$1814


Entrants - 247
Prize Pool: $177,840
 Bounties $ $24,700
Total: $202,540


HARVEST POKER CLASSIC
$1,100 NO LIMIT HOLD ’EM FREEZE OUT
Saturday, NOVEMBER 11/2017

1st

Lyndon Knutson, Regina SK

$66,045

2nd

Trevor Norlander, Saskatoon SK

$41,689

3rd

Phil Riley, Drinkwater SK

$27,716

4th


$19,332

5th

Chad Riddell, Calgary AB

$14,091

6th

Tyler Warken, Medicine Hat AB

$10,692

7th

Lee Lecerc, Springfeild MB

$8412

8th

Jaymie Holland, Kindersley SK

$6863

9th

Judy Fayant, Edmonton AB

$5717

10th

Paul Jain, Bismark ND

$4903

11th

Afroz Pupatia, Regina SK

$4297

12th

Peter Pawlak, Winnipeg MB

$3840

13th

Randy Trautwein, Leader SK

$3846

14th

Eric Johnson, Winnipeg MB

$3210

15th

Kevin Jones, Winnipeg MB

$2991

16th

Cody Richardson, Saskatoon SK

$2674

17th

Mitch Heidt, Kerrobert SK

$2816

18th

Justin Skamanis, Regina SK

$2557

19th

Ferosh Tailor, Winnipeg MB

$2462

20th

Claire Leclerc, Springfield MB

$2462

21st

Doug Mcginnis, Calgary AB

$2462

22th

Ed Nemetchek, Swan River MB

$2462

23th

Pete Fylyma, Saskatoon SK

$2462

24th

Anthony Cullingworth, Saskatoon SK

$2462

25th

Scott Horsman, Indian Head SK

$2462

26th

Giedrius Meliunas, Winnipeg MB

$2462

Total Prize Pool: $251,000
​Entrants - 251

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