Coke, Coke zero, coffee, rock shandy or a pint of half and half shandy at most for me, there's plenty of alternatives to a pint of beer really and its probably more you learning to not give a flying Castlemaine four x about what others think.
Clandeboye has an open every Sunday on the Dufferin Championship course, might be worth calling as I can see a good few teetimes untaken yet.
Greens were dryjected this week but usually great again inside a couple of days.
I was the same, got to 42 or so having always carried, legs still tire but at least my shoulders do'nt suffer so much now and the wear on my tops has reduced completely, used to get a lot of wear/bobbling. The trolleys come with a decent warranty too which is pretty good.
Euro Pros coming to Clandeboye GC (,playing the Dufferin Championship course), my home club on 18th - 20th Aug), got tickets for the Friday final day, will be interesting seeing how they tackle my perceived hardest holes and might learn something. Jonny Caldwell hosting and playing, might be...
Callaway 1 iron, bought it around 4 years ago to play Royal County Down, it's stayed in the bag ever since. It goes about as far as my 5w but not as balloony when there is wind about. I use it off maybe 4-5 tees each week where driver is just too risky.
Well thats me sold! :D
Ive heard the locals aren't overly welcoming in some areas but still wouldn't mind going at some point to check out their golf courses and cherry blossom season. China is the closest I've been so far and it was awesome but bonkers and slightly scary at the same time.