Pokercast Episode 282 – Tom Schneider, Doyle’s 80th, Video Training Site Debate
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - This weeks feature guest is 4-time bracelet winner Tom Schneider. Tom joins the guys from his home state of Arizona to discuss his incredible summer at the World Series Of Poker, filming the latest poker TV show Poker Night In America and his many non-poker interests including his role as CFO for well-known golf clothing mavericks Loudmouth. In forum static Mike and Adam look at the resurgence of claims among some online poker regulars about the possible harm of online video training sites to the health of the online game. They also discuss Doyle Brunson’s 80th birthday, and bat around ESPN’s first couple of highlight shows from this years WSOP main event. Finally music madness is in full swing on the Pokercast Forums and the guys look at the battle for who is 2+2’s favorite modern band. As always, the guys serve up a password for the August 18th Poker Stars Invitational for PokerCast listeners.
Tom Schneider is a 4-time WSOP winner, specializes in fixed limit mixed games. Tom burst onto the poker scene in his late 40’s winning his first 2 bracelets on his way to the 2007 WSOP POY title. He re-emerged in 2013 as a force again taking down 2 more titles, winning both the $1500 and $5000 buy-in H.O.R.S.E events. Tom is a graduate of Arizona State University and continues to live in the Phoenix area with his wife Julie, who is also an avid and successful poker player. Tom has been very successful in the golf industry working with various companies including Ping, ProLink, Royal Precision and most recently Loudmouth Golf Clothing. Tom was cast for the original episodes of the poker show Poker Night In America. Learn more about Tom Schneider