Poker Shark Week bring freerolls to BetOnline Poker

The poker sharks will be out in full force at BetOnline Poker this week during Poker Shark Week.

Poker Shark Week officially kicked off on Sunday, July 11 with the first of seven $500 Freerolls. The first freeroll tournament on the schedule was appropriately dubbed Jaws. Check out the rules and signup perks.

How does Poker Shark Week bring freerolls to players?

The $500 freerolls continue daily throughout Shark Week. They begin every night from July 11 to July 17 at 9 p.m. eastern. Each freeroll has been given a shark-related name which includes the Sharknado, Hammerhead, Bull Shark, Shark Fin, Megalodon and Predator.

If you swim into one of the Shark Week freerolls your goal should be to crack the Top 10. All the sharks that finish in the top 10 in one of the freerolls will receive a free ticket into the Shark Week main event freeroll. Only 70 sharks will receive tickets to gain entry into this freeroll tournament.

The main event freeroll, conservatively dubbed the Shark Week Main event, is scheduled for Sunday, July 18 at 9 p.m. It has a $1,000 prize pool and the shark the outlasts and devours the rest of the field to finish first will receive $500.

Shark Week is a small part of BetOnline Poker Summer Freeroll Series which runs from July 11 to 25. Throughout the series there will be three freeroll tournaments with prize pools ranging from $500 to $2,500. The varieties of poker also vary throughout the series and include 6-Max No-Limit Hold’em (NLH), 7-Max NLH, 8-Max NLH, 7-Max Pot-Limit Omaha (PLO), and 8-Max PLO 8-or-better Hi/Lo.

On the final day of the Poker Summer Freeroll Series, BetOnline Poker puts the big money on the table with a $4,000 guaranteed 8-Max NHL freeroll. This is the largest prize pool available during the festival and entry is free. To make sure you don’t miss out on your chance for the festivals biggest cash pencil in Sunday, July 25 at 3 p.m. eastern into your calendar.