Originally Posted by BLB
I am the same age as Mac and I can tell you from experience that poly is hard on our middle-aged elbows. Gut works for Mac and poly/Luxilon does not for feel reasons too. Not many players in our age group are going to be happy using Poly or Lux in my opinion. It is just too hard on our body. The hybrid string jobs help to soften it some, but not completely.
I agree with you. Also in the same age range and the couple times I've tried poly it just didn't work for me. I do have a set of Tour Bite soft sitting on the shelf, but haven't worked up the desire to install it in one of my frames yet.