A poker instruction camp featuring a former World Series of Poker player of the year is set for the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Aug. 13-14.
Gavin Smith, the 2006 WSOP player of the year, is among the instructors at the WPT Boot Camp, which has been in existence for about five years.
Topics include bankroll management, trapping players, playing online, calculating pot odds and adjusting for stack size. Other pros also will be at the boot camp, and will play hands against the students. Cost is $1,895. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
An "advanced lab," for those who have attended other WPT Boot Camps, is set for Aug. 15. Cost is $800.
For more info, go to WPTBootCamp.com or call 866-978-2668.
The boot camp runs during the start of the 19-event Hard Rock Summer Splash Poker Open, which runs Aug. 12-22. (Details and schedule coming soon.)