Richest online series ever in the region.

PokerStars has announced its inaugural New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker (NJSCOOP).

The championship, which will be the richest online series ever held in the region, will take place from May 15 – 29, featuring 27 events across two stakes and guaranteed prize money of $1.1 million.

In addition, players will have the opportunity to play for Leader Board prizes and a Player of the Series award, with points awarded on a sliding scale for cashing in events.

The most successful and consistent players across both stakes will also be rewarded for their achievements with more than $10,000 in prizes to be given away.

The overall leaderboard winner will receive a trophy, a special live event ticket and $2,000 cash.