The World Series of Poker is one of the best tournaments around. Drawing some of the biggest players the world has to offer it is hard to find an excuse to not play. Expect people like Chris Bell, Johnny Chan and Doyle Brunson all waiting to take your money! You had better have a serious game face on when entering a tournament like this.
There are numerous ways into the event. Generally these events are open to the public as long as you have the cash to back up your spot and the ability to go far you should have no problem entering most of their events.
Others are invite only and you basically have to earn your place. Make a name for yourself at the public tournaments and you should be able to pick up an invite. Sometimes this isn't enough though and the best way to get in is to clean up on the online tables.
You will have to win an online satellite tournament, easy you say? Well, it isn't! You are going to have to beat quite a few serious poker players to earn your pass. Players like Greg 'Fossilman' Raymer and Chris Moneymaker have proven that it can be done so get to work!