July 25th 2019 Longniddry GC, Junior Open ( Must have a CONGU handicap), Longniddry GC, East Lothian

Longniddry is a unique combination of woodland and links located on the south side of Firth of Forth. There are no Par 5s although some of the par 4s are very testing, particularly into the prevailing westerly winds; this is reflected by the SSS of 71.

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Longniddry is a unique combination of woodland and links located on the south side of Firth of Forth. There are no Par 5s although some of the par 4s are very testing, particularly into the prevailing westerly winds; this is reflected by the SSS of 71.hitects of the day. There have been a number of alterations to Harry Colt's original layout, notably in 1936, when James Braid was invited to advise on the second hole, following which a number of changes were made to the course, although none, it would appear, to the second!


With no par 5's and eight par 4's measuring over 400 yards, Longniddry offers a very good test of golf for both members and visitors who come to enjoy some of the best golf available in Scotland.

The laying out of the course in 1921 was entrusted to Harry S Colt, one of the foremost architects of the day. There have been a number of alterations to Harry Colt's original layout, notably in 1936, when James Braid was invited to advise on the second hole, following which a number of changes were made to the course, although none, it wold appear, to the second!

Formerly an Open qualifying course, Longniddry is regularly asked to host amateur competitions such as the South East District Championship for the Lothians Golf Association, and in May 2013 Longniddry hosted the Scottish Ladies (Close) Amateur Championship.

Longniddry Golf Club was honoured to be invited to host of the qualifier for the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open in 2018. Longniddry will also host the opening team event in the World Hickory Festival which will be held again in East Lothian from 21st to 26th October 2018 when over 100 players from 20 countries are expected to take part. Longniddry is regularly asked to host amateur competitions such as the Scottish Ladies (Close) Amateur Championship which was held at Longniddry in 2013. h