Pokercast Episode 12 - Bryce Paradis
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - The featured guest this week on the 2+2 Pokercast was Bryce Paradis. Better know by his online handle "Freedom25", Bryce spent most of 2007 crushing the high-stakes limit games, focusing mainly on short-handed and heads-up play. Bryce shares his poker story, including his shocking decision to retire from full-time play after a 2.5 million year. We get Bryce's approach to heads-up play and answers to questions from a few 2+2ers. Mike and Adam also discuss several topics in forum static including tournament rules, overused poker terms and of course give away the password for the Feb 17th PokerStars VIP Club freeroll for Pokercast listeners. Discuss this Pokercast on the 2+2 Forums
Intro - Pokercast Theme - Demitone Productions Inc. - © 2007 : David Sklansky Segment - Shinehead - Rewind! - Ubiquity Records © 2002 : 2nd Segment Intro - Its a Bit Art Brut - Direct Hit : 3rd Segment Intro - Pinback - Non Photo-Blue
Bryce Paradis, known by his online handle “Freedom25”, is a former professional poker player known for his massive success in high stakes heads up limit games, including a (now legendary) $1000/$2000 match against David Benyamine.
At age 23, Bryce announced his retirement from professional online poker, choosing instead to focus on other interests including real estate investment. Bryce is still actively involved in the poker community through coaching and his involvement with the University of Alberta’s Computer Poker Research Group – developers of the “Polaris” poker AI. Learn more about Bryce Paradis