Building a vibrant and encouraging poker learning community.
Special Episode - Kevin Mathers and the Release of the 2021 WSOP Schedule
Kevin Mathers (@kevmath) joins the RecPoker crew as the 2021 WSOP schedule is released! We countdown to the release and then go through the schedule together. Some great tournaments are part of the schedule; if you want to join us in Vegas check out rec.poker/roadtrips
Ep 285 - Chat: John Barrows on the Business of Poker
John Barrows is the tournament manager for Running Aces Casino, Racetrack, and Hotel, the official sponsor of the RecPoker Podcast. John opens up to give insight about how poker fits into the context of casino profitability, specifically considering how to balance tournament structure and rake. John can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org with general feedback welcomed at email@example.com
Ep 284 - Forums: Facing Limpers with JJ (Michael)
This week, Jim Reid leads the panel through a forum post by Michael about a hand with JJ on the button. While battling it out against each other in the nightly home game, the panel discusses raise sizes, hand ranging, board textures, and more! Come sign up for a free account at rec.poker today to see all the great comments and replies – and you can post a question of your own in the forum for the panel to review! Link: https://rec.poker/forums/discussion/jj-on-a-2-pair-board/
Ep 283 - REC Room: Jim's Anonymous Database Review
Once a month a Premium member goes one-on-one with a member of the RECing Crew to break down a hand, talk strategy, or discuss how to otherwise get the most out of their poker experience. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if there’s a member of the RECing Crew that YOU’D like to connect with, and we’ll try to match you up! Learn more about the RECing Crew here: https://rec.poker/crew/
In this episode, we share a session of Jim Reid doing a PokerTracker database review for a coaching client. Listen or watch along as Jim uses various HUDs, filters, and reports to drill down into different parts of the player's game and finds some areas to work on. As always, the video version of this podcast will be more informative than the audio version so sign up for a free Community account at rec.poker to watch the video versions of all our podcasts – and a lot more - for free!
Ep 282 - Chat: Samuel Simoes on PokerNow, sharing things you love with the world, and more!
Samuel Simoes on PokerNow and what led him to create this amazing playing and learning tool that we'll be using at RecPoker every month - and his love of programming, sharing things you love with the world, and more!
Ep 281 - Forums: ICM Spots (ImaLouigi)
This week, Jim Reid leads the panel through a forum post by ImaLouigi about 2 different ICM spots. While battling it out against each other in the nightly home game, the panel discusses stack sizes, payout structures, shoving and calling ranges, and more! Come sign up for a free account at rec.poker today to see all the great comments and replies – and you can post a question of your own in the forum for the panel to review! Link: https://rec.poker/forums/discussion/2-interesting-icm-spots-including-aa-on-the-bubble/
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Poker and Life
Great podcast about poker and the importance of building community in poker and in life.
Priceless advice for the rec player
I’m a recreational player trying to improve my game, and the Rec Poker podcast is just what I was looking for. My motivation to study increases with each episode, as I get inspired by Steve and his priceless advice to the rec player.