217: First ListenerTurned Guest Tyrell Wheeler Shares His Secret to Making Pro Tour Top 16 on Part-Time Magic
Tyrell Wheeler is the first Pro Tutor Prodigy listener turned guest! He has been playing Magic since Revised and has one Pro Tour top 16. Tyrell lives in Vancouver, Canada.
Don’t know the proper playing of Magic when in an autopilot.
Worst Magic Moment
He lost his backpack including his deck and some of his personal belongings the night before the event.
Proudest Magic Moment
Qualifying for the Pro Tour even though his life gets busy and played Magic on and off.
What Have You Learned From Magic
He could repeat other people’s process to success so being mindful. Practice does not make perfect but perfect practice makes perfect.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Players just talking with everybody and setting down to play. People need to put the mental energy into thinking about what the best plays. Keep in touch with your monologue, ask questions why that this happened and internalize the game.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Watching Limited videos, ask pieces of advice from mentors, watching Magic matches once a week, get practice, think some plan and strategy and have confidence.
Tips For Long Days in Magic
Have big meals, eat salad, apple, banana, drink enough water, bring paper, pens, tokens, dice, etc.
Mindfully think through the games and adapt else’ process that is so much better than you.
Connect With Tyrell Wheeler
Tyrell can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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