golfer travelled 800 miles to buy a Briton a pint of beer after losing a bet -
but failed to track the man down.
Steinzen lost a bet during a round of golf against a man he knew only as
Patrick while on holiday in Majorca in 2005, but never paid his debt.
armed only with a photo and Patrick's first name, 34-year-old Steinzen
travelled to the West Country in an attempt to find his opponent, who told him
he lived in Portishead near Bristol.
week searching the area's streets and golf courses proved fruitless for
Sebastian and his wife Nina.
Mr Steinzen, who is a
teacher in Gladbeck in the Ruhr Valley, said: "I owe him a pint. I want
to pay my bet. That is the only reason I am here.
"The bet has been on my mind for five years so I decided to do something
about it. I'm a man who likes to pay his
"I have travelled 800 miles to try to find Patrick. It is worth every penny
if I find him."
lost his bet after failing to land his ball within two yards of the hole from
"I am normally good at that distance but unfortunately I missed the green."