Vice President Joe Biden is concerned that his golf game will suffer if he makes a run for the presidency in 2016.

At the American Ireland Fund Gala in Washington, Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny urged Biden to visit Ireland with his “golf sticks” and play a couple of rounds on the lush courses there, according to CNN.

Biden, who ran for president in 1988 and 2008, replied, “If you want to keep your handicap in golf, don’t run for president. So I expect strokes.”