Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by James Braid

Boat of Garten

7th North Scotland - Best in Area 38th Scotland Ranking

Make no mistake – this is exciting golf. The lovely course at the Boat of Garten Golf & Tennis Club wends its way, up and down, through heather, whin, pine and birch.

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Boyce Hill

13th Essex - Best in Area

Boyce Hill Golf Club, as the name implies, is one of the hilliest courses in Essex where you’ll be presented with plenty of awkward stances and fine views. Playing to handicap on this charming 6,003-yard parkland course is more difficult than it may seem.

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Bramley

40th Surrey - Best in Area

Offering wonderful views across the Surrey Hills, the beautiful parkland course at Bramley Golf Club is a James Braid remodel from 1935.

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Brampton

6th Cumbria - Best in Area

Brampton Golf Club was once described as the "Jewel of Cumbria" and likened by some to Gleneagles.

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Broadway

12th Gloucestershire - Best in Area

Set at altitude of nearly 900 feet, Broadway Golf Club affords some of the finest Cotswold views imaginable across the Vale of Evesham to the distant Malvern Hills on a clear day.

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Broomieknowe

28th Lothians - Best in Area

Founded in 1906, the parkland course at Broomieknowe Golf Club was originally laid out by Ben Sayers and then refashioned by James Braid in 1932.

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Brora

6th North Scotland - Best in Area 29th Scotland Ranking 89th Britain & Ireland Ranking

Brora Golf Club is a fine, natural seaside links. A Highland delicacy to be tasted alongside Royal Dornoch. Brora is one of the jewels in James Braid's crown.

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Buchanan Castle

5th Central Scotland - Best in Area

Buchanan Castle Golf Club features many fairways which are framed by two tall trees at around 200 yards, or where Braid doglegs start to turn at this distance...

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Bungay & Waveney Valley

8th Suffolk - Best in Area

Founded in 1889 the 6,055-yard course at Bungay & Waveney Valley Golf Club is routed across Bungay Common, an ideal site for golf. James Braid remodelled the layout in 1901 and little has changed since.

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Bush Hill Park

5th Middlesex - Best in Area

Bush Hill Park Golf Club was founded in 1895 and the modern day layout only extends to a modest 5,776 yards from the back tees, but length isn’t the course's most potent protector of par...

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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 Martin Jordan Courses Played 71
5 Ed Battye Courses Played 70
6 Jim Robertson Courses Played 69
7 Andy Newmarch Courses Played 65
8 Stuart Bendoris Courses Played 58
9 Greg Watson Courses Played 57
10 Keith Baxter Courses Played 56