I turned 30 in April, and to celebrate I went with my father and two of my closest friends for a weekend golf trip in Cornwall. We stayed at Carlyon Bay and played the course twice – the views are stunning. Prior to booking the trip, I had maybe played three rounds of 18-hole golf on a ‘proper course’, having stuck to a couple of municipal nine-holers as they fit with my schedule and also my wallet.
I wanted to give a decent showing for the trip and started practising and hitting the course more often beforehand. The trip was wonderful and I fully caught the bug. I’m now