Businessman and Pokerstar Tony G - Lympo Athlete

2023-03-02 Lympo Athletes

Businessman, poker star, former European Parliament member, politician, investor, early crypto adopter, and philanthropist Tony G deserves his own shrine in the Lympo world!

He was there at the beginning; he was there when the times were tough; he is here now!

As a child, Tony was the Rubik’s Cube champion of Lithuania before moving to Melbourne, Australia, at the age of 11. He has played poker since the age of 18 and is known for his outlandish table talk and frequent attempts at intimidation of his opponents.

Some of the notable Tony’s achievements:

  • 2004 WPT — Grand Prix de Paris — 2nd place
  • 2005 European Poker Championships — 1st place
  • 2006 Intercontinental Poker Championship — Grand Final — 2nd place
  • 2006 Betfair Asian Poker Tour — 1st place
  • 2007 World Series Of Poker — Europe, London — 3rd place
  • 2007 Moscow Millions, Main Event — 1st place
  • 2008 Shining World Leadership Award
  • 2008 PartyPoker Premier League Poker III — 2nd place
  • 2009 40th World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2009, Anniversary Event — 10th place
  • 2009 EPT — Grand Final (Monte Carlo), High Roller Championship — 3rd place
  • 2010 Aussie Millions Poker Championship, A$100k Challenge — 5th place
  • 2010 The Poker Lounge, Episode 10–1 place
  • 2010 WPT London High Roller — 2nd place
  • 2011 delfi.lt readers recognized him as the Lithuanian of the World
  • 2011 Business švyturys Award
  • 2012 Aussie Millions Poker Championship, A$100k Challenge — 4th place
  • 2012 PartyPoker Premier League Poker V — 5th place
  • 2015 POLITICO 28 list (28 people from the European Union’s 28 member states who are transforming European politics)
  • 2016 A. Guoga was included in the POLITICO 40 list as one of the most influential MEPs
  • 2017 MEP Antanas Guoga, the only member of the European Parliament and Lithuanian to be included in the TOP 200 list of Philanthropists and Social Entrepreneurs, compiled by the positive content portal Richtopia

Tony G NFTs

Lympo Athlete NFT pool #1 edition consists of 5 Athlete cards ranged from common to extremely rare:

There will be additional incentives to the Tony G NFT holders (to be announced when the pool is live).

There is also a one-of-a-kind GOAT type NFT that will be auctioned. All of the funds collected from the auction will go to the charity.

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