Scottish Seniors Open

Scottish Seniors Open

I was absolutely delighted to win my first event as a senior at last week’s Scottish Seniors Open at Craigielaw in East Lothian.  It was extremely windy all week with conditions very tough indeed.  It was great to have Marian down all week as well as our friends...
Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship 2019

Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship 2019

The British Par 3 event is always one I look forward to, there were five of us from Aberdeen playing this year with David Law, Sam Locke, my nephew, Sean and son Craig joining me in Birmingham.  We flew down on Tuesday afternoon and played a practice round in the...
US Senior Open – Notre Dame

US Senior Open – Notre Dame

I was able to fly a day earlier to the States due to my DQ at Trevose. The Warren Course at Notre Dame was set up with wide fairways and due to some rain soft greens to start the week.  The set up was the opposite of what I was expecting as any US open I’ve played...
Farmfoods European Legends Links Championship

Farmfoods European Legends Links Championship

As much as I enjoyed playing at Trevose, this week didn’t quite go as I had hoped.  Both Carl Mason and I played the wrong ball at the 5th hole in round one and didn’t notice until the 7th tee!!  As soon as you tee off the next hole and don’t go back to replay the...
R2 Oman Open

R2 Oman Open

R2 Oman Open As we were walking to the tee on Friday the siren went for play to stop due to high winds. We sat around for a few hours but the wind strength if anything was increasing so the tour sent us hom. We restarted at 7 40am on Saturday morning. I shot 83 which...
R1 Oman Open

R1 Oman Open

Oman Open Round 1 Today was my first round of golf on the European tour since April of last year.  I had only played a few full rounds since my surgery so I wasn’t sure how fit or competitive I would be. I shot 71-1 which was decent as the pins were tucked away and...