Players' Lounge—Lenny “Skybuxs” Sofsky



In ten questions, we get to know a little about...


Lenny Sofsky with Bounty Series Trophy

1. Where do you live?

Ocala, Florida.

2. Who’s your sports team?

The Ohio State Buckeyes.

3. How long have you been playing poker and what’s your earliest or fondest poker memory?

I’ve been playing for about 42 years. My First memory is playing stud at the bottom of the steps at my grandma’s house with my cousins, at about 7 years old. She gave us tons of pennies to play with.

4. How long have you been playing on Global Poker?

I’ve been playing on Global Poker for about 3 years.

Lenny Sofsky with Rattlesnake Trophy

5. How did you hear about Global Poker?

While playing live I met Don ‘StayFocused420’, he was wearing a Global shirt! Been friends and playing here ever since.

6. What’s your biggest win, either on Global Poker, or in live play?

My largest win is around $1700. Live and online.

7. Tell us about your worst poker moment.

It’s an ongoing moment, ‘that time I lost my bankroll.’

8. What’s your worst bad beat story?

Do I HAVE to pick just one? 😂 😂

9. When you’re not playing poker, what’s your passion?

As I mature in age, I am coming to see that love and acceptance are of paramount importance. We live in an age where it’s constantly us vs. them. Let’s embrace the differences!

Lenny Sofsky with Eagle Cup Trophy

10. If you could rename a GP tournament, which tournament would it be, what would you call it and why?

I would rename the Spotzz to the Legacy 22. In honor of the yearly tourney for people who made Qualify.

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