Hey guys! I won't be able to make the 90k hands for the month for a few reasons:
- this month has only 28 days, and I calculated 3k hands and a little by day
- I'll be travelling for 2 days
- The carnival is coming here in Brazil and I got a lot of shows to do with my rock bands (we play in an event called carnarock lol), so rehersal + practicing + hanging out with the band takes a lot of time
Anyways, I'm very happy with my performance so far in this month, and I'll keep putting the volume I'm able to put with my best game quality.
Feb. 21, 2019 | 2:05 a.m.
Week one is over, unfortunately I'm not hitting my volume goals, I need to make 3k hands/day, and now my amount is something close to 2,5k/day, it's not far away but I'll need to push myself a little to hit the 90k hand mark at the end of the month, I'm currently playing 3zoom +3reg or 2zoom+4reg, it's not a lot but I htink it's the best scenario to keep my A game.
On the other hand studying have been great, I for sure have passed a little on the 10h/week of study that I set for myself, so I'm very happy with that.
Allright, thats a resume of my week, I'll post the results only at the end of the month.
Feb. 10, 2019 | 3:16 p.m.
Thanks a lot to Saulo Ribeiro for the coaching, it truly was the tipping point when I met and started the coaching sessions with him. Just the perception that I started to have on how to think poker was something incredible. Much love my friend.
Feb. 4, 2019 | 5:17 p.m.
Allright, since I hate when people start blogs and just leave them behind I decided to make a small update here, I'm currently palying nl50zoom and 100reg. Here is my graph since I last posted (wich I believe was in August):
Graph in BB
(posted 2 currency graphs because uploaded images are usually bad)
Will continue to play, this month my goal is to make 90k hands and study 2h/day 5 days a week lets see if I can achieve it!
Feb. 4, 2019 | 4:02 p.m.
Where do you play? Zoom or reg tables?
Jan. 13, 2019 | 7:59 p.m.
Very nice! Subbed!
Jan. 13, 2019 | 7:58 p.m.
hahaha, definitely a brag
Oct. 3, 2018 | 11:58 a.m.
You dont think about playing on other sites to pump up your volume?
Sept. 20, 2018 | 4:14 p.m.
Study: 2 hours, focused on BB vs BTN defense vs a specific cbet size, now my mind is much clearer about hwo to play the boards and hands OTF, ofc there is much more to learn but I found that I changed how I looked at this spot
Nice day today, woke up 6:30 am to go to uni, studied in the morning and played a little bit, went to the gym in the afternoon, had class from 6 to 8pm, and grinded from 9pm to midnight more or less. At the low point on the graph my mindset was fine, just focusing on making good decisions, I'm glad that my redline stayed more or less stable, that's a good sign.
Aug. 24, 2018 | 3:13 a.m.
Study: 1.5 hours. Focused on BB defense vs cbet IP OTF, rewatched one of my old recordings of a coaching session that was focused on this spot. Today I'm going to study this spot more, there is a lot of room to improve, and a lot of things that are counterintuitive.
Played live today (been playing live a little bit this month, and it's going really well for the stakes I'm playing), just want to get my mind off the same old same old of online poker a little bit, but online is still my priority. Ran bad today, but whatever, I can think of one mistake that I've made, but not much else. Went to the gym and got my workout + aerobics done.
Aug. 23, 2018 | 1:58 p.m.
Study: 1.5 hours, focused on rewatching one of my coach's video and HH review from yesterday hands
Felt a little bit tilted today's afternoon after losing a ton of pots, running bad overall, but I don't think it affected my game, I'll take a look at my hands tommorow and figure out if I really played them well.
Overall great day today, classes + study poker + study uni stuff + gym, made some high intensity aerobics today, feels so good after I finish the work out, really reccomend it.
Aug. 22, 2018 | 2:34 a.m.
Hey guys, decided to start to post again here, I'm thinking about making daily posts to keep myself accountable, I've already played and studied a lot during the period that I stopped posting here, but I think that posting daily toughts will be helpfull.
To resume, I've been trying to move up to nl50z and ran very bad, having to move up and down a ton, even tho beating nl25z. The focus now is not to make money but move up in stakes. My mental game was awful during some downswings and ofc this counted for losing more at 50z than I should.
Aug. 21, 2018 | 1:56 p.m.
I find myself on a rush to make things happen very quickly, and when things don't workout my mental game gets fucked up (especially because I cant spot this while Im playing). I think that having a solid study and play routine can help this a ton.
The feeling of being able to beat a stake technicaly but not mentally really sucks, and there is no easy way out, or even a clear path to fix It.
Aug. 9, 2018 | 9:07 p.m.
Just for curiosity, I come from a live background too, played 1 year with succes at 1/2 and 2/5, where are you from? I'm from Brazil and the rake here is HUGE (5% with no cap) and a dollar is worth 3.5x my currency, so my best option is to play online.
July 11, 2018 | 4 p.m.
great TV show! GL
July 4, 2018 | 1:01 a.m.
You dont do pio work while hand reviewing? like, you found an interesting spot and decide to solve it
July 3, 2018 | 1:17 p.m.
I think that if you shared just one thing you studied in the day we could have a nice discussion almost on a daily basis!