RecPoker | Ep 224 – Michael Acevedo

By Steve Fredlund
December 08, 2020

Michael Acevedo joins the podcast for the first time. Michael is a poker player, coach & author of, Modern Poker Theory: Building an unbeatable strategy based on GTO principles. He has an amazing story of perseverance, hard work, and humility.

RecPoker is a vibrant and encouraging poker learning community. We are committed to learning the game, but our priority is building healthy relationships where we can not only grow in the game, but grow in our enjoyment of life. The membership website at rec.poker is awesome, but it’s just a tool to help us build that community. You can join for FREE, giving you access to the groups, forums, and other member benefits. If you want to enjoy the premium content, or become part of the RECing Crew, those options are available and you can get $10 off your first payment using the code RECPOKER.

Time Stamps

02:55Introduction to Michael Acevedo 
04:08How did Michael get into the game of poker?
07:22Michael talks about his book 
12:30The idea of being part of a stable 
23:55Where did his humility and work ethic come from?
26:18Recalling the down moment
27:45What are the best ways to learn poker?
35:16Bread and butter strategy for Rec players 
41:46Does Michael uses GTO solutions or exploiting common mistakes more often?
46:23Where to start with Solvers for those who are starting 
54:46John: Home Games update



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Steve Fredlund

Steve Fredlund is the host of the RecPoker podcast and Rec.Poker website, both of which are committed to building a vibrant and encouraging poker learning community. Steve also works diligently to encourage people live their most fulfilling lives through coaching, speaking and writing; information about that is at stevefredlund.com.

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