Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Umbrellas allowed

Whew! The Irish Examiner reports today "that umbrellas are one of the few items not banned by the Ryder Cup organisers for visitors to the K Club this week". That's a lucky break given the forecast for heavy rain. However, as any American golf fans here are about to discover, the umbrella can often be a useless item in Ireland as the wind seems to bring the rain at you from all angles.