Jared Tendler, a mental game coach and author invited the 2014 World Series of Poker Champion, Martin Jacobson to his kick start his new series of podcast – The Mental Game Podcast. With the 2015 WSOP Main Event Final Tabling nearing, Jacobson throws some light on the mind and preparations for this big game.
“Last year while watching the final table in person, I got to see Martin’s performance up close. I was obviously cheering for my client Jorryt von Hoof, but it was easy to be impressed with the composure, professionalism, focus, and resilience that Martin showed on his way to the title and $10 million first prize,” says Tendler.
The 2014 WSOP champion shares how he overcame fears of previous near-misses in 2 WPT, 4 EPT and 3 WSOP final tables. He shares his regime of exercise and practice he followed before playing the Final Table. He believes staying positive and his confidence was the key to his victory.