- Profession poker player
- Favorite Place to Play Live PokerAt home
- Favorite Cash Games Triple Draw, .50/$1 and under
- Favorite Tournament Game Stud MTTs, $10 and under
Apestyles - Poker Player Profile
- $7,500,000 in lifetime cashes
- 139 Ranked 139th World Wide
P5s Scouting Report
An extremely consistent winner who lets his play at the tables do all the talking for him. Jon "apestyles" Van Fleet has been a valuable member of the PocketFives.com community since 2005.
Jon won two Triple Crowns and the Monthly PLB in August 2007. In early 2008, he racked up three online scores of over $30,000 including two final table appearances in the Full Tilt $750k Guaranteed and a win in the PokerStars $100 rebuy. He won the Absolute Poker Weekly $150k Guaranteed in November '08 for $37,500. In March '09, Jon placed 5th in the Stars $1.5M Guaranteed Sunday Million for $57.6k, then had a 3rd place showing in the Stars Sunday Warm-Up for $67,650 in August '09. In April '10, Jon earned an outright victory in the FTOPS XVI Event #5 ($100+9 NLHE with rebuys) for $123,600. In September '10, Jon captured a victory in a WCOOP 2nd Chance ($1,000+50 NLHE) event for $133,000.
In October 2012, he final tabled the PokerStars Sunday $100R for $10,000. In mid-December of the same year, he went out with a bang by winning the PokerStars Super Tuesday for over $100,000. He won the same tournament in May 2012 for another $76,000. In November 2013, he final tabled the PokerStars Sunday $100R and earned $32,000.
At the end of 2014, apestyles finished 3rd in the Sunday Million for $102,000 from a field of over 7,400 entrants. In February of the following year, he took down the Full Tilt Sunday Major, defeating 627 entrants and raking in $33,000. Over the first weekend of May 2015, apestyles won the Full Tilt Sunday Brawl, defeating a field of 533 entrants.
In July 2015, Van Fleet finished third in the Sunday Million for $89,000 and passed $7 million in career online MTT cashes in the process. One month later, he final tabled the site's Sunday $109 Rebuy for $19,000.
Jon has earned the respect of his peers through the way he plays the game and conducts himself at the online tables. He is rumored to have competed against TheWacoKidd in a Roshambo heads-up match for thousands of dollars during the 2006 World Series of Poker. He is also the co-author of Winning Poker Tournaments One Hand At A Time, Volumes 1-3.
Jon "apestyles" Van Fleet Wins FTOPS XVI Event #5
Heads-Up With PocketFives Training Instructor apestyles
apestyles on "A Massive Heater with Very Little Volume"
"It Was Kind of an Old School Final Table"