10 Balcarres Road, Musselburgh, EH21 7SD, East Lothian, Scotland

23rd Musselburgh Challenge

Saturday 6th July 2024 saw our club host the Musselburgh Challenge. A hickory competition held over 9 holes with invited teams from some of our neighbours but also from some of The Open host clubs. This year saw 12 teams including the R&A Golf Club of St Andrews and Prestwick who together with our course were the 3 original venues of the Open. Other clubs that were based at the course Bruntsfield Links and Royal Musselburgh also took part. After a very competitive competition the winners were a team from the Thorntree GC as seen above with the trophy. The Thorntree are a club within the Royal Musselburgh GC. The victory was by one shot from the runners up a team from Leith Rules as seen below.

Our former captain Steven Hill with our Chairman Brian Weddell playing with a pair from Prestwick

Mark MacWhinnie and Liam Smith with two guests from the British Golf Collectors Society

Our Club Champion Ross Noon and Dave Blackshaw playing with a pair from Bruntsfield Links Golf Society

Kieran Blyth with Matty Craigie playing with guests from Kilspindie

The day was finished off with a lunch served in our clubhouse