Doug Polk hops on social media and promises ‘best Heads-Up NLHE material ever released.’
Upswing Poker featured pro Doug Polk took to social media this week to announce the launch of his new training course Advanced Heads Up Mastery — which is finally available here.
Doug shared details of the course in a Reddit discussion of his announcement.
Doug initially announced the course in a 27-minute Facebook live cast, in which the dual WSOP bracelet winner outlined what the upcoming stand-alone product will offer customers, and fielded dozens of questions from viewers in real time. (Timestamps can be found below the video.)
(1:56) Heads-Up No Limit Hold’em Upswing Training Course
(2:12) “The best Heads-Up No Limit course ever released.”
(2:47) “High value information aimed at mid-to-high stakes players.”
(3:09) Release Date: Monday – February 13, 2017 – Price: $999 USD
(3:40) Brains vs. AI Challenge insight ($300 value free during Week 1 Launch)
(4:20) Live Q&A session on HU Training Course
(10:20) Poker Strategy Q&A
Advanced Heads Up Mastery Questions and Answers
Q: Will buyers always have access to the HU Training Course?
A: Yes. The Heads-Up course is a one-time purchase (separate from The Lab).
Q: Will the HU Course contain videos and/or graphs?
A: The course is mainly video content with occasional chart use.
Q: How advanced is the Heads-Up Course?
A: It is for mid-to-high stakes players.
Q: When will it be available?
A: The HU Course launches Monday, February 13th here at UpswingPoker.
Q: How much is the one-time cost for the Heads-Up Course?
A: $999 USD
Q: Will Dan Bilzerian buy the HU Course?
A: “It would be a good value play for him.”
Q: Does the Course cover deep-stacked play?
A: Yes. It covers deep-stacked Heads-Up NLHE specifically, along with some Capped HUNL.
Q: Has Libratus ended the Heads-Up Poker Dream?
A: No. There are still a lot of profit-making opportunities in Heads-Up poker.
Q: How many hours of video content will the HU Course contain?
A: Between 20-25 hours. More information will be available soon.
Q: Are payment plans available for Heads-Up Course?
Q: Is the Course Cash Game or Tournament based?
A: The HU Course is based on “Cash Game” play.
Q: Which game has more profit-making opportunities? NLHE vs. PLO?
A: There are still more spots in NLHE, but PLO games are growing.
Q: Do you have to be a member of Upswing Poker to purchase the HU Course?
A: No. The HU Course is a separate product from The Lab and has a one-time fee.
Q: Will the HU Course instruct on Tournament ICM principles?
A: No. The Course is not based on Tournament play.
Q: Is there more PLO content coming to Upswing Poker?
A: Yes. More PLO content is in the works following HU Course launch.
Here’s a brief walkthrough of the course:
David Huber (known as “dhubermex” online) has been involved in the poker industry for more than a decade. He currently assists several poker and gaming entities as a researcher, writer, and consultant. Former Editor-in-Chief & Head Moderator of online tournament rankings site PocketFives (2006-2011).