114: Effective Tournament Prep with Christoffer Larsen
Christoffer Larsen is from Denmark and has 4 Grand Prix Top 8’s and has competed in at least 10 Pro Tours. He was on the Danish World Magic Cup team in 2015. Currently locked in as a Silver level pro.
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What makes Magic: The Gathering fun for you?
Travel a lot. Likes going to Grand Prixs with friends.
Damage on the stack.
Worst Magic Moment
SCG team event. Had a really bad UR deck.
Proudest Magic Moment
Top 8 of World Magic Cup with team (back-to-back 2HG wins.)
Deepest Thing You’ve Learned About Yourself
Christoffer hates losing.
Take some time to move past it. Don’t whine.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Know your opponent’s deck. So many players don’t think of their opponent.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Ask other for input and adjust
What’s in Your Tournament Bag
Decks, clothes, code names
Talk to tournament players, ask for help, borrow decks.
Be kind and helpful to new players.
Work out, get byes (they allow you to sleep in), eat breakfast.
Don’t take it too seriously and have fun.
Connect With Christoffer Larson
Christoffer is on Facebook
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