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Prize Terms and Conditions – Tournament of Champions

Entry to the Tournament of Champions (“Tournament”) is granted with a ticket which is given to all winners of the Rafa Moraes Cup tournament with an exception of Event #17. The Tournament will take place on September 27, 2022 at 19:00 BRT. In addition to these prize terms and conditions, the end user license agreement and tournament rules governing the participation in tournaments on the website www.pokerstars.com apply to your participation in the Tournament.

Prize Description

The first prize for the Tournament consists of the following for the winner and one companion:

  • VIP viewing experience at the São Paulo Grand Prix on 11, 12 and 13 November 2022.
  • Return economy class domestic flights or alternative travel option to São Paulo, Brazil (outbound 9 November 2022, return 14 November 2022).
  • 5 nights' accommodation at the Sheraton Sao Paul WTC Hotel (one double or twin room for winner and companion to share).
  • Transfers between the winner’s arrival airport in São Paulo and the hotel.
  • Transfers between the hotel and the viewing experience on each day of the event.
  • Personalised video message from an Oracle Red Bull Racing driver.
  • PokerStars merchandise bundle.
  • $109 Sunday Million ticket (for the winner only, credited to the winner’s PokerStars account).
  • 500 tournament dollars (for the winner only, credited to the winner’s PokerStars account).
  • A one hour virtual poker lesson with a PokerStars Learn coach (for the winner only and subject to availability).

Main Prize T&Cs

  1. The winner’s companion must be aged 18 or over.
  2. Travel can only be arranged from Brazil.
  3. The prize does not include any costs, taxes, fees, expenses and/or arrangements not expressly specified in the prize description. The winner and their companion are solely responsible for, and PokerStars will not be liable to reimburse the winner/their companion for, any such additional charges and expenses.
  4. The winner and their companion must make their travel arrangements through PokerStars’ designated agent and use the carriers and providers selected by PokerStars or its designated agent. The winner and their companion must travel together and must follow the itinerary provided by PokerStars or its designated agent.
  5. It is the responsibility of the winner and their companion to check any requirements for the airline, transport provider, hotel, event venue and any other supplier providing elements of the prize. The winner and their companion are bound by, and must comply with, any terms and conditions set out on their event and travel tickets and the rules, regulations, requirements and policies of the transport provider, hotel, event venue, event promoter and any other supplier connected with the prize. PokerStars is not responsible for any failure of the winner and/or their companion to gain entry or re-entry to the transport, hotel and/or event, or to participate in any element of the prize, due to any action/inaction on the part of the winner and/or their companion.
  6. It is the responsibility of the winner and their companion to check and ensure that they satisfy all security requirements in relation to travel (including all requirements relating to passports and other documentation). PokerStars has no liability if the winner and/or their companion is refused entry because they do not satisfy such requirements and the winner/their companion are solely responsible for all costs associated with refused entry.
  7. It is the responsibility of the winner and their companion to check any travel advisories relating to the travel destination and to determine what action to take in relation to any such advisories. PokerStars has no liability if the winner/their companion do not make such checks, if they choose to travel despite the advice given in any relevant advisory or if they choose not to travel on the advice given in any relevant advisory (in which case PokerStars will not be obliged to offer a substitute prize).
  8. It is the responsibility of the winner and their companion to check whether any vaccinations and/or prescription medicines are recommended or required prior to travel and PokerStars has no liability in this respect.
  9. It is the responsibility of the winner and their companion to take out their own travel insurance in connection with their prize. PokerStars will have no liability for any failure by the winner and/or their companion to take out travel insurance and/or to comply with the terms and conditions of their travel insurance policy.
  10. PokerStars has no liability for lost or stolen tickets, vouchers, certificates and/or other documentation connected with the prize.
  11. All elements of the prize are strictly non-transferable, non-exchangeable and may not be re-sold. No cash or any other alternative is available for any element of the prize. No alternative dates are available.
  12. If any element of the prize becomes unavailable, or if the winner is unable to use/take part in any element of the prize, for any reason beyond PokerStars’ reasonable control, PokerStars is not obliged to offer an alternative prize or any cash alternative or compensation. If the winner is unable to go on the trip to the Brazilian Grand Prix, the entire prize package will be forfeited and offered to another player in the order of the tournament results until a winner who is able to attend is found.
  13. The winner and their companion must not do anything that may bring the PokerStars, any of its group companies or its commercial partners into disrepute. PokerStars reserves the right to take appropriate action (including the removal of any element of the prize) if the winner and/or their companion act in a way that PokerStars reasonably considers to bring the PokerStars, any of its group companies or its commercial partners into disrepute.
  14. PokerStars is not liable for any loss, theft, damage or injury caused or sustained by the winner/their companion as a result of participating in their prize (except that PokerStars will be liable for death or personal injury arising from PokerStars’ negligence or for fraudulent misrepresentation).
  15. Prizes may be replaced with a substitute prize of equal or greater value, if circumstances beyond PokerStars’ control make it necessary to do so.
  16. If you have any questions about the Competition, please send us a direct message on Twitter.

See here for general promotional Terms & Conditions.