Jon apestyles Van Fleet started playing poker professionally in 2004 after graduating with honors from Texas Tech University. He was “discovered” in 2005 by other online pros Kevin Saul, Cliff Josephy, and Eric Haber. In 2013, Jon’s study group consisted of other soon-to-be elite high stakes poker pros including Stephen Chidwick, Elio Fox, Martin Kozlov, and Dylan Linde.
Jon has more than $15,000,000 in online cashes. Although predominantly an online grinder, in 2019 after not playing a live tournament in over a year, Jon won his first WSOP Circuit gold ring after taking down the Super High Roller Event.
He co-wrote three books, Winning Poker Tournaments One Hand at a Time, Volume I, II, and III. Jon has worked with nearly 1,000 students and is currently the lead coach at Pocarr. Jon recently completed The Blueprint, an animated poker training course with longtime friend and coach Rob Tinnion at www.max-value.com.