Leo Margets

My own private PCA

I'm just coming off my first ever PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. It was a great experience overall, and a fun way to kick off the new year. I'm not really a huge Christmas person -- not that I dislike it, I just don't get as excited about it as some people do. So I was kind of glad once the holi...more

by Leo Margets on January 24, 2014 6:32 AM

Onwards and upwards

The end of 2013 is approaching and it is this time of the year when you start looking backwards to analyze the last few months. I'm the kind of person that prefers to look forward all the time, but I do acknowledge the importance of reflecting on the past - especially the immediate past, because bei...more

by Leo Margets on November 27, 2013 3:50 AM

Running well

With the November Nine getting close and this year's WSOP Main Event finally coming to an end, I am reminded of a few years ago when I had a deep run in the Main Event, finishing 27th back in 2009. It's such a long, challenging tournament to play, and in fact there are a lot of similarities between...more

by Leo Margets on October 28, 2013 5:00 AM

Risk and reward off the table

I am a long-distance runner and have in fact run several marathons before. In fact this year I ran a marathon for the eighth consecutive year; one was in Paris and the other seven have been in Barcelona. I've run a lot of half-marathons around the world, too. But right now I've given myself a new...more

by Leo Margets on August 21, 2013 6:43 AM