APT Kickoff 2017

Event Schedule

The Asian Poker Tour Kickoff 2017 will be held from January 11th to the 19th at Resorts World Manila in Pasay City, Philippines.

For complete Tournament Structures and details, check out the
APT Kick Off 2017 Players' Booklet

*All amounts posted are in US Dollars (USD)
Buy In Fee
Wed, Jan 11
1:00 PM * NLH Welcome Event (Event 1)  USD 150 USD 15
5:00 PM Ante Up for Charity (Event 2) USD 150 No Fee
Thu, Jan 12
1:00 PM Main Event Warm Up Day 1 (Event 3) USD 400 USD 40
5:00 PM Main Event Mega Satellite USD 165 USD 15
Fri, Jan 13
1:00 PM * Head Hunter USD 100/Bounty (Event 4) USD 400 USD 40
1:00 PM Main Event Warm Up Day 2 (Event 3) N/A
2:00 PM Ladies of Poker (Event 5) USD 150 USD 15
5:00 PM Main Event Mega Satellite USD 165 USD 15
Sat, Jan 14
1:00 PM APT Kick Off 2017 Main Event Day 1A USD 1,500 USD 150
2:00 PM Open Face Chinese Pineapple Progressive (Event 6) NEW! USD 300 USD 30
5:00 PM Last Chance "1 in 5" Main Event Mega Satellite USD 330 USD 30
Sun, Jan 15
1:00 PM APT Kick Off 2017 Main Event Day 1B USD 1,500 USD 150
2:00 PM No Limit Hold'em 1 Day Event (Event 7) USD 200 USD 20
6:00 PM MegaSportsWorld Deep Stack Turbo (Event 8) USD 100 USD 10
Mon, Jan 16
1:00 PM APT Kick Off 2017 Main Event Day 2 N/A
2:00 PM * No Limit Hold'em 1 (Event 9) USD 300 USD 30
6:00 PM WeLoveSport Deep Stack Turbo (Event 10) USD 100 USD 10
Tue, Jan 17
1:00 PM APT Kick Off 2017 Main Event Day 3 N/A
2:00 PM Monster Stack Day 1 (Event 11) USD 500 USD 50
6:00 PM Deep Stack Turbo (Event 12) USD 100 USD 10
Wed, Jan 18
1:00 PM * No Limit Hold'em 2 (Event 13)  USD 400 USD 40
1:30 PM APT Kick Off 2017 Main Event FINAL 8 N/A
2:00 PM Monster Stack Final Day (Event 11) N/A
3:00 PM High Rollers Day 1 (Event 14) USD 2,000 USD 150
5:00 PM Super Deep Stack Turbo (Event 15) USD 200 USD 20
Thu, Jan 19
1:00 PM 6 Handed Turbo w/ Antes (Event 16) USD 200 USD 20
1:00 PM Open Face Chinese Pineapple (Event 17) USD 300 USD 30
3:00 PM High Rollers Final Day (Event 14) N/A
4:00 PM Deep Stack Hyper Turbo (Event 18) USD 100 USD 10
  • Main Event Re-Entry Policy:
    • Same day re-entry is allowed before the start of round 7.
    • Day 1B  – allows players qualifying to Day 2 to re-enter
    • Players qualifying to Day 2 with multiple stacks must play the largest stack and surrender the other.
  • All Side Events marked with an * are designed to be 2 day events with the Final 8 Players restarting at 1:00 PM (unless specified) the day after starting.
    • A side event that is designed to finish in 2 days will become a 1 day event if the Final 8 Players is reached by 10:00 PM.
    • The starting level for the Final 8 Players of a Hold'em or Omaha Side Event will be at a minimum average stack of 30 times the Big Blind. (does not apply to Turbo events)
  • ALL Buy Ins and Fees are in United States Dollars (USD)
    • 3% Staff Charge on all tournaments except for Satellites and Charity Event
    • Main Event and High Rollers will be paid to the nearest USD 100; all other events to the nearest USD 10
  • All tournaments except the High Roller Events and Satellites will allow re-entry before the start of round 7
    • Registration for the High Roller Events will close at the start of round 10.
    • Registration for Satellites will close at the end of the first break.
  • Minimum age limit is 21 years of age
  • This schedule may be updated without prior notice
  • APT Tournament Rules Apply
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Further details to be announced.

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Hotel Accomodations

Special APT Player Only rates at the Marriott Manila, Belmont and Remington Hotels available through our official travel partner - www.PokerTourBookings.com

For more info, check out the APT Kickoff 2017 hotel booking page

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Tournament Registration

All players are required to register with the Asian Poker Tour to be able to participate in any APT event. Here are the steps to register for an APT tournament…

  1. Just look for the APT Player Registration Desk. Fill in the required details in the APT Online Registration Form. You’ll be asked to confirm your details and/or fill in the Player Release Form and sign it. You will be the issued a Player Registration Card. (This only needs to be done once as long as you keep your Registration Card)
  2. Show your Registration Card to our Tournament Registration Staff and inform them of the particular tournament/s you would like to join. You will then be issued a Tournament Receipt which will be paid and verified at the Cashier.
  3. Bring your paid and verified Tournament Receipt to the Tournament Staff 5-10 minutes before the start of your tournament for your seat card.
  • Please don’t forget to bring a valid ID as this will be required for Tournament Registration as proof of identity and age. 
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Results of the APT Kickoff 2017 will be posted on our Events & Results page.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Further details to be posted soon.

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