He talks a bit like a hippy and his distinctive hair which earned him the nickname Beef is something unique. Andrew Johnston could only be an Aquarian. His embracing of the golfing public, and them of him has been a breath of fresh air. It is so genuine and natural and never cultivated for show. When asked about this new popularity he answered “I love it man. I just want them to enjoy it all and leave saying “what a great day I’ve had. That’s what it’s all about, giving back”.
The complete opposite from superstar Rory McIlroy who said this week that he is out there because he wants to win championships not to encourage the growth of the game.
Well that told us.