The Austrian Poker Sport Association held its inaugural invitational meeting and tournament last month.
More than 30 representatives of Austrian poker clubs and media attended.
President Martin Sturc commenced with a presentation of the upcoming projects of the Association which include a campaign to shift the public’s perception of poker more towards mind games.
He also introduced the new national team coaches, two of Austria’s most successful online players.
President Sturc emphasized that the Austrian Poker Sport Association and the Poker Clubs have to continue working together in order to create a positive future for the mind sport of Poker in Austria.
In the following discussion the representatives had a chance to ask questions and give feedback on the current situation and offer their wishes for the future.
Following a lunch all attending had a chance to prove their poker skills to the new national team coaches in a double shoot-out tournament which was won by Andreas Schwaiger, a former winner of the Austrian Poker Masters.
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