226: Don’t Be Too Hard on Yourself with Simon Linabury
Simon Linabury rounds out the trio that took down Grand Prix Sydney 2017. Simon lives in Canberra, Australia.
Oath of the Gatewatch
Figuring out what his opponent had and then what to do with the information. His test group was key in helping him overcome and learn.
Worst Magic Moment
Lost in finals of a Pro Tour qualifier. But what stands out is a Game Day when Simon was way ahead and still lost. He learned just because you ahead don’t mean you’ll win.
Proudest Magic Moment
Winning Grand Prix Sydney 2017.
What Have You Learned From Magic
Simon has hone analytical skills and applied that else where.
Simon is competitive but loves seeing there close to him doing well.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Side boarding. Not having a good idea of how to side board in certain match ups. Are cards you’re putting in better than the cards you’re taking out.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Identify the best decks and play the best build.
What’s in Your Tournament Bag
Deck box, dice, tokens, pen, paper, snacks
Don’t be too hard on yourself.
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