Maybe you noticed I'm not on Facebook anymore. I deleted my account, because it was sucking up too much time, and there is just too much hatred there. I feel much calmer and more relaxed now.
I bought some new golf clubs on Friday: Taylor Made M2 irons and hybrids. I went to an executive course Saturday to calibrate them, didn't use my woods at all, and the new irons are two clubs longer than the old ones. My new 4 hybrid can replace my old 3 wood. Then Sunday I played Western Skies with Dave. He took pictures and said he would put something on his blog but here's my side of the story:
The Holy Grail of older golfers is shooting your age. Yesterday I shot half my age for half a round. On the front 9 (par 35) I shot 33 with a birdie and an eagle (my 9th career eagle). 33 is my lowest ever 9-hole score, as is the 2-under-par. The eagle came on a par 5, when I holed a wedge shot from 90 yards away.
So I'm very happy with my new clubs, and my new swing (I typically adopt a new swing every few months). And looking forward to breaking par for 18 real soon!