Category Archives: James Braid

99. Royal Musselburgh. 26th July 2019.

This ‘Royal’ 6th oldest club in the world is a bit like playing ‘Trigger’s broom’ Round £65. Par 70. Value (out of 5) – 2.5 When reading the history of the Royal Musselburgh GC on its website here I couldn’t … Continue reading

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95. Alyth. 7th June 2019.

Great Value with Architectural Pedigree, along with a recent 9 hole expansion Round £42.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 4.5 Alyth is a small town of around 3000 with an abundance of golfing choices in this agriculturally rich area of … Continue reading

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90. Musselburgh. 22 Oct 2018.

The highest ranked of the three Musselburgh courses even though the other two are more historically significant Round  £60.   Par 71.  Value (out of 5) – 4 Musselburgh is the largest of the towns in East Lothian, situated on the coast about … Continue reading

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84. Lundin. 31 Aug 2018.

This historic links is a marriage made in golfing heaven  Round £75.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 5 Winston Churchill one said “this is a long speech because I’ve not had time to prepare a short one”.  That feels like … Continue reading

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