Leith Rules Golf Society
The aim of the Society is to increase the recognition of Leith Links as the home of the earliest recorded rules of golf and one of the game's prominent early locations

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2021 events - Calendar

 

 

January

25th

Annual General Meeting, held via Zoom

March

8th

Annual celebration of the signing of the rules on 7th March 1744

 

May

22nd

Challenge match versus Musselburgh Old Course at Musselburgh. Unfortunately, the match had to be cancelled due to COVID rules.

 

June 30th to July 3rd - Events at Leith Links using hickory clubs and replica golf balls

 

Our events have concluded, follow the links below for reports. A truly historic event took place during the match with Musselburgh and 2 very famous golfers have added their congratulations!

   

 

30th

Challenge match versus Musselburgh Old Course

 

1st

Challenge match versus Bruntsfield Short Hole

 

2nd

Foulis Medal event for Leith-based Organisations and Companies

 

3rd

The Hickory Open and Handicap events

     

July     

22nd

Challenge match versus Bruntsfield Short Hole at Bruntsfield 6:30. The course remained closed due to COVID, so unfortunately this year's match could not take place.

September 

24th

Autumn outing to Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society

     

Past events
We have always been a very active Society, balancing the celebration of history with current events. Please click on any year below to find out what we did in that year.

 

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2018

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2015

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