Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by James Braid

La Moye

1st Jersey Ranking

La Moye Golf Club is set spectacularly on a promontory, some 250 feet above sea level. The views are quite breathtaking, overlooking the wide sweep of St Ouen's Bay...

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Lanark

1st Lanarkshire - Best in Area 68th Scotland Ranking

Founded in 1851, Lanark is the world’s 25th oldest golf club and the course is sited 600 feet above sea level where the ground is sandy and links-like thanks to Ice Age glacial sands.

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Lancaster

16th Lancashire - Best in Area

Bounded to the west by the River Lune estuary, the course at Lancaster Golf Club is an attractive parkland layout that was designed by James Braid in 1932.

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Langland Bay

15th South Wales - Best in Area 34th Wales Ranking

With delightful changes in elevation throughout, Langland Bay Golf Club is not long at 5,857 yards, but what it doesn’t have in yardage it makes up for in many other ways...

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Leicestershire

4th Leicestershire & Rutland - Best in Area

The tree-lined fairways of the Leicestershire Golf Club’s course were originally laid out in 1889. Since then, James Braid, Charles Mackenzie and C.K. Cotton have made significant modifications at various times down the years.

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Llandrindod Wells

1st Mid Wales - Best in Area 14th Wales Ranking

Llandrindod Wells measures only 5,759 yards and features a number of old-fashioned design traits, including back-to-back par threes at the 10th and 11th holes...

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Lochmaben

10th Dumfries & Galloway - Best in Area

Formed in 1926, Lochmaben Golf Club enlisted James Braid to lay out the original 9-hole course which was expanded to an 18-hole layout in 1995. Thankfully, only two of Braid’s holes were lost during this extension.

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Ludlow

8th Shropshire - Best in Area

Founded in 1889, Ludlow is the oldest club affiliated to the Shropshire & Herefordshire Union of Golf Clubs. The course in play today is a 1927 James Braid redesign that is sand and gravel based which usually provides fast and firm conditions.

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James Braid Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Brian Ward Courses Played 93
2 Jim McCann Courses Played 77
3 Gordon Thomson Courses Played 73
4 Ed Battye Courses Played 72
5 Martin Jordan Courses Played 71
6 Jim Robertson Courses Played 69
7 Andy Newmarch Courses Played 65
8 Tim Elliott Courses Played 61
9 Stuart Bendoris Courses Played 58
10 Greg Watson Courses Played 57