35 episodes

In The Mechanics of Poker podcast, Rene aka ‘TheWakko’ and Mindset & Performance coach Adam Carmichael deconstruct high stakes poker players. They are figuring out what it is about them, how they think, and what they do that makes them so successful. The hosts place an extra focus on the obstacles these players had to overcome and the skills they had to develop in their rise to the top.

The Mechanics of Poker Podcast Rene 'TheWakko'

    • Education
    • 4.6 • 11 Ratings

In The Mechanics of Poker podcast, Rene aka ‘TheWakko’ and Mindset & Performance coach Adam Carmichael deconstruct high stakes poker players. They are figuring out what it is about them, how they think, and what they do that makes them so successful. The hosts place an extra focus on the obstacles these players had to overcome and the skills they had to develop in their rise to the top.

    MOPP E35 - Frank "Mr Builderman" how to grind your way to financial freedom

    MOPP E35 - Frank "Mr Builderman" how to grind your way to financial freedom

    In episode 35 of the MOPP we chat with one of the biggest volume grinders out there, Frank "Mr Builderman, aka Mayothedon". In this podcast discover how Frank recognized his talent, embraced high-volume play, struggled with adiction, and navigated through the ups and downs of being an online poker pro. Gain valuable lessons on resilience, self-awareness, and finding balance amidst the grind.

    • 2 hr 39 min
    MOPP E34 - Sergii "Jayser1337" Levchenko battling and beating the best

    MOPP E34 - Sergii "Jayser1337" Levchenko battling and beating the best

    In Episode 34 of the MOPP, we chat with high-stakes cash-game player Sergii Levchenko better known as Jayser1337 online. Discover the mindset, strategies, and breakthroughs that propelled Sergii from $100 NL to $1K NL and beyond. Delve into the psychology behind success, the art of reflection, and the drive to be the best. Join us as we explore Sergii's highs, lows, and the invaluable lessons learned along the way. From battling cognitive biases to building a resilient belief system, this episode offers a roadmap to mastering both the game of poker and the game of life. Tune in for insights, inspiration, and actionable advice from Sergii's journey.

    • 3 hr 5 min
    MOPP E33 - Fedor Holz the return to high-stakes poker

    MOPP E33 - Fedor Holz the return to high-stakes poker

    In Episode 33 of the MOPP, we chat with long-time high-stakes MTT pro and holder of the number one spot on the Germany all-time money list, Fedor Holz. In this episode, Fedor shares insights into his journey, why he decided to quit poker and pursue other opportunities in business and investing, and why he decided to make his comeback on the poker scene. Next to that, Fedor discusses handling success, imposter syndrome, and the pitfalls of the poker world. He delves into the mechanics of his Pokercode program, his views on data analysis, and his role in ensuring fair play on GGPoker. Plus, learn Fedor's strategies for staying at the top and his philosophy on efficient learning. Don't miss out on this fascinating conversation with one of poker's brightest minds!

    • 2 hr 33 min
    MOPP E32 - Bryn Kenney the permission to be creative

    MOPP E32 - Bryn Kenney the permission to be creative

    In episode 32 of the MOPP, we chat with the number 1 on the all-time money list, Bryn Kenney. Bryn shares with us why he likes to take on a lot of risk and how to deal with million-dollar swings, even going broke several times in the process. We will touch on mistakes players make who just look at the solver and the endless realm of possibilities poker strategy has to offer if we give ourselves permission to be creative. Enjoy!

    • 3 hr 11 min
    MOPP E31 - Nikolai "Dyrdom1" Evdokimov how to manage your win-rate

    MOPP E31 - Nikolai "Dyrdom1" Evdokimov how to manage your win-rate

    In episode 31 of the MOPP, we will have a chat with high-stakes poker player Nikolai "Dyrdom1" Evdokimov. Nikolai will share with us his journey, going from speedcubing and sports betting into poker, and all the perspectives he has learned throughout this journey. Enjoy!

    • 3 hr 24 min
    MOPP E30 - Kayhan Mokri on becoming fearless

    MOPP E30 - Kayhan Mokri on becoming fearless

    In episode 30 of the MOPP we will have a chat with high-stakes poker player Kayhan “Kayhanmok” Mokri. In this episode we will explore strategies, experiences, and insights in to making it to the top. Whether you're a seasoned poker pro or just starting your poker journey, this episode is packed with valuable insights you won't want to miss. Tune in and make sure to subscribe for all the poker wisdom coming your way!

    • 3 hr 14 min

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