If players feel the Pot isn't big enough, for the top 3 spots, Like someone mentioned, if you think you have a shot, all those put in $500 each, I'm sure they'll be 6-8 players that feel they'll reach the podium. That should eliminate any, 'overhead' issues. Plus the, 'Calcutta!' For an event that is not geared to top players it seems like a payday would be in there somewhere! JMHO.