Leon Van der Linden played for the Dutch World Magic Cup Team in 2016 and has 1 Grand Prix Top 8 where he was a finalist at GP Turin 2017. Leon lives in the Netherlands.
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Return to Ravnica
Hour of Devastation
Gideon, Ally of Zendikar
Getting a single win at an FNM. Leon started looking online and talking to people who are better than him. Being a student of Magic has served him well.
Leon made a lot of top 8's in the PPTQs system but never closed the tournament.
Even if you're losing you're still learning. Now, Leon is bronze and doesn't have to so PPTQs anymore.
Qualifying for the World Magic Cup in 2016.
Always be polite. Wish your opponent good luck.
Going to his first Grand Prix and making day 2. Making day 2 again, showed Leon he can do this.
Not taking side boarding seriously.
Leon chooses to play Mardu vehicles because he had experience with the deck.
Be passionate about Magic.
Leon can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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