RecPoker | Episode 439 – Jason Su

By Jim Reid
December 16, 2022

This week Jim Reid and the panel interview poker author and coach Jason Su who shares some thoughts with the panel about how to manage the mental/emotional side of poker, and how we can become better players – and happier people! – through mastering how we react to the effects of the outside world on our own study, play and results. The gang talks about the difference between pro and rec mindset, some common errors recreational players make. how to ‘reset’ yourself between hands, and a lot more!

Plus of course we give away a free prize at the end for folks in the YouTube chat. Join us on YouTube next Monday at 7:30 ET for free to ask our guests questions in real time, and you can win too!


Jason is active on Twitter as @jasonbsu

We also go over this week’s home game results and discuss these topics:
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Time Stamps

03:15Welcome & Introduction
06:48Introduction to Jason Su 
07:22Jason talks about the work that he does with top-level poker players
09:27Parts of poker that excite Jason
10:42To be a high-level, winning poker player, you need to accrue lots of knowledge
12:39How players become top-ranked and get a big name
14:35Jason on balancing knowledge and variance
18:46Training the brain to analyze efficiently and effectively
24:10Jason’s thoughts on limpers from a mental game standpoint
28:50Being honest and true about being a better player than others
41:57Chats: Any tips for resetting between hands that you lose
47:41John: Home Game Result updates



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Jim Reid is the host of the RecPoker Podcast and one of the leaders of the free poker learning community at www.rec.poker where you can find an amazing array of training resources and social community activities to help you develop and share your love of this great game we call poker! Learn more about Jim […]

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