Charlotte Van Brabander

Taking initiative

It's not too often that I get to play a poker tournament in my home country, so I was super excited to make the short drive to Middelkerke for the Belgian Poker Series. I bought in to a few events and ended up min-cashing in the Main. When I play in Belgium I always end up running into friends I hav...more

by Charlotte van Brabander on May 28, 2013 10:25 AM

Sibling Revelry

Remember when I told you how nervous I was about studying for my exams during the PCA? Well, I'm happy to report that I made it through and passed every one! It's really important for me to be able to successfully balance poker and school and I'm glad I'm able to show others that it is possible. I c...more

by Charlotte van Brabander on March 19, 2013 7:41 AM

Poker as art?

I come from a very geeky family that plays a lot of game. I love games. My boyfriend loves games. My sister games all the time, and so does her boyfriend. Whenever our whole family gets together, things often turn to games. At the last party we had, we played a kind of memory game that had all geeky...more

by Charlotte van Brabander on January 22, 2013 5:17 AM

In the money

When it comes to poker, it's been another quiet month. School is still in session and I've had to spend a lot of time studying and working on a few group projects for class. I did manage to get away and play one live event, though: the PokerStars Hold'em Challenge at the Casino de Namur. The Main Ev...more

by Charlotte van Brabander on December 24, 2012 8:57 AM

Focused on graduation (after the PCA, of course)

Hello from Belgium! It's kind of a quiet time for me these days poker-wise. And so right now I'm mostly focusing on my schoolwork. I'm currently pursuing a Master degree in Public Management. I already have a Master in Criminology, and actually my current studies are a bit different. Before I w...more

by Charlotte van Brabander on November 19, 2012 5:57 AM