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Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 11:06 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb After that I went to Jay Helfert's tournament at the Burbank Hilton

I went around the room trying to get someone to go up with me? lol

Not likely, I had over $50,000 with me and my friends that was in with me had just as much. I hadn't been playing much the last...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 11:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
No, that's not true, we played for $14,000, so...

No, that's not true, we played for $14,000, so that's not even close.
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 07:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,551
Posted By CJ Wiley
Arrow Richie is no longer with us, he passed about 2 years ago.

Richie is no longer with us, he passed about 2 years ago.

I'll find out the details if possible, the information is from a reliable source. Someone wrote an article about him on Facebook, I'll...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,071
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up our right hand simply draws back and returns EXACTLY where it started from!

Alex has the greatest compact stroke of the modern era. The key is the wrist release, if you do that correctly you don't need a long backswing.

Your right hand simply draws back and returns...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By CJ Wiley
Arrow Allen Hopkins could run racks turning his head and not watching the shot - amazing!

Yes, playing in the dark or turning your head before shooting is great training! Allen Hopkins could run racks turning his head and not watching the shot, that was amazing!

Here's a video where I...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 10:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb pocket billiards is an ART FORM, and a way of self expression.

That's right, you know how important it is, Jay, to have a Feel for the game, you've experienced and seen it in professional caliber players many times.

When I was a teenager my mentor and road...
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up there's a section that says "New Videos" that have about 15 new ones

Glad to see you see around the forum, didn't think I'd see many players I'd remember, fortunately most of the undesirables are gone.

I'd recommend the 'Precision Pool Drills' and there's a...
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2020, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb At our level getting the last 2 would be like spotting them psychologically.

He never gave me the last 2 - I did play him twice after that with the 8 in Las Angeles and broke even. At our level getting the last 2 would be like spotting them psychologically.
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2020, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By CJ Wiley
Arrow How the Connection System is used in aiming & shotmaking

Maximizing feel and touch applies to a connection the champion players experience to account for their amazing shot making. Like I mentioned, we all have a "feel for the pocket".....which doesn't...
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up that's why professional players will talk about having a "feel for the pocket"

Yes, the feel you get in your hand and also your instinct.

What people don't realize is the instinct in pool is processed as a feel, that's why professional players will talk about having a "feel...
Forum: Main Forum 08-10-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By CJ Wiley
Question How can we Noticeably Increase our Sense of Feel and Touch in our Pool Game?

The best way to increase feel is to decrease your vision.

Suddenly turn out the lights and you'll immediately get a "surge" of feel/touch" and start feeling for a wall, the light switch or just...
Forum: Main Forum 08-09-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,099
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up back on the road, it was cool working with all you Kentucky boys!

I'm glad to have the opportunity to work with you guys and hear about your quick progress. Your son has a lot of talent, I'll show him how to reach his fullest potential asap.

It takes 2-3 weeks...
Forum: Main Forum 08-09-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
Talking he sat down, took off his shoe and sock and used his sock as a golf glove.

[QUOTE=mnb;6719660]is that the time you played him in St. Charles, Illinois ?

It was at Pheasant Run Resort. We flew into Chicago so yeah, that's probably the suburb it was in.

They had a golf...
Forum: Main Forum 08-09-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb the key is to make every situation an excuse to improve

Thanks!

Looking back at my life and career I always learned and matured more from losses than from wins. I developed an almost obsessive desire to learn and improve mentally, physically and...
Forum: Main Forum 08-09-2020, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 669
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up CJ's Adventures on the Road Hustling, Gambling and Battling Francisco Bustamante

This is the story based at a Professional Pool Tournament in Chicago where I played one of the all time strongest pool players from the Philipines, Francisco Bustemante. In the match I ran 8 racks in...
Forum: Main Forum 08-06-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 515
Posted By CJ Wiley
My main style was Shaolin Kung Fu, but I studied...

My main style was Shaolin Kung Fu, but I studied under a couple other Masters in other styles, I also studied 18 different weapons that helped my pool stroke quite a bit.
Forum: Main Forum 08-06-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 515
Posted By CJ Wiley
Talking When the Hustler becomes the Hustlee - CJ's Adventures on the Road

Sometimes the Hustler, becomes the Hustlee, when we are gambling at pool. I learned a very important lesson when I was a teenager from one of the best, "Harley from Jacksonville" who schooled me a...
Forum: Main Forum 08-05-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb CJ's Adventures on the Road - Turning Lemons into Lemonade in Atlanta

This is an "Adventures on the Road" that features a time in Atlanta that losing a money game made me a small fortune in Action...nobody likes to lose, but looking back my losses always paved the way...
Forum: Main Forum 08-02-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up in eastern Kentucky now, heading back to Lexington tomorrow

I'm in eastern Kentucky now, heading back to Lexington tomorrow for a few days.

Let me know if yourself and/or some friends want to schedule a private session, I make a lot of house calls these...
Forum: Main Forum 08-01-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 258
Posted By CJ Wiley
Arrow Adventures on the Road - Catching Florida Sharks Hook, Line and Sinker

This story describes when I went from being broke in South Carolina to cashing in BIG @ Florida in just a couple of weeks with Strong Arm John, one of the world's greatest hustlers.

The players...
Forum: Main Forum 07-29-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,402
Posted By CJ Wiley
Exclamation Pool is about feel and touch, not who has the best eye sight.

Steve Mizerak told me he never visualized a shot, at first I though this was odd.....a few years later I understood what he meant, there's a level above visualization which allows you to FEEL the...
Forum: Main Forum 07-29-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By CJ Wiley
Thumbs up Glad to have the opportunity!

You're certainly welcome, I enjoyed playing with you guys and answering your questions. Glad to have the memorable opportunity, and hopefully we'll get together for a lesson some day, I'll be around...
Forum: Main Forum 07-28-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By CJ Wiley
Talking always thought it would be funny to see the look on someone's face when they found it

I've had several handguns, my 380 ended up with me in the back of a police car after winning $1600 in Hazard Kentucky......I slid it under their seat, always thought it would be funny to see the look...
Forum: Main Forum 07-27-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By CJ Wiley
Arrow Diary of a Road Player - Robbed at Gunpoint in North Carolina

Gambling in big Cash Games on the road had risks, losing was just one of them.

The 2nd time I was robbed at gunpoint was in North Carolina at a Bootleg Joint called Sharkey's - I'll always...
Forum: Main Forum 07-27-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,402
Posted By CJ Wiley
Lightbulb 3 Aspects of the physical game that must blend well Bridge* Distance* Hand Position

Yes, you are seeing it exactly right!

Shane uses a long bridge because he holds the cue back so far (extra long cue too), but he only pulls the cue back about half the way and his follow through...
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