Stereotypically speaking, poker might be a “young person’s game” but it’s also an older person’s game. In fact, senior citizens LOVE poker.
In this article, our Senior contributor George Epstein recaps a recent special tournament held for seniors at the Lucky Lady Casino in Gardena, California.
If you’re looking for strategies and tips to minimize your losses at the poker tables, you’ve come to the right place. Cardplayer Lifestyle’s Senior contributor George Epstein is back with another great column that not only encourages you to “not lose,” but also illustrates some techniques for how to ensure your chips don’t end up in your opponents’ stacks.
There are some interesting similarities between poker and boxing. In particular, the one-two punch is a weapon that can be used both in the ring as well as at the poker tables.
In this article, Cardplayer Lifestyle’s Senior contributor George Epstein illustrates how that is the case via examples from the felt .
Our Senior contributor, nonagenarian George Epstein, takes a look at the connection between poker and Alzheimer’s. In particular, he examines the research indicating how increased mental activity – the kind of which can be stimulated by poker – can help prevent the disease and keep our brains healthy and functioning well.
Cardplayer Lifestyle Senior Contributor George Epstein is as “old school” as they come (he IS over 90 years old, after all…).
When it comes to taking notes at the poker table, he finds that there’s nothing handier than a pen and paper. How to take good notes, however, is another matter, and George has some great tips to share with you in this article.
Nonagenarian George Epstein has some unique experience as far as poker is concerned. He began a unique initiative that brought over 200 senior citizens into the game for the first time. The unique nugget: there were exactly as many women as men in the group he formed!
He’s got some interesting suggestions for how to try and bring more women into the game, so it’s worth paying attention to the words of Cardplayer Lifestyle’s Senior contributor.