Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

11th - 14th July 2019


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Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open 2019 Tickets, Golf & Accommodation Experiences
The Renaissance Club, East Lothian

While many see the Scottish Open as a warm up event for the world famous Open Championship, it is without doubt a leading European Tour event in its own right. As part of The Rolex Series, The Scottish Open attracts a world class field each year as golfers from across the globe get their prep in prior to The Open.

Players such as Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler, the 2015 champion, turn plenty of heads when they venture to Scotland for their links loosener but the host courses are also among the stars of the show each year, with the tournament visiting some of Scotland's most loved layouts, showcasing the quality on offer at The Home of Golf.

Scottish Open Experiences

Tournament Ticket with Golf

  • One Day Ticket to the Scottish Open
  • 2 Nights B&B at Dalmahoy Hotel
  • Round of Golf at Dalmahoy (East course)
From £279

About The Scottish Open

The Scottish Open is traditionally held a week before the Open Championship and in recent years, after leaving its long time home of Loch Lomond in 2011, the event has toured some spectacular links courses including the likes of Castle Stuart, Royal Aberdeen and Gullane Golf Club, and has attracted some of the biggest names in golf including Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler, who all look to fine tune their games on a traditional links course before heading to the 3rd major of the season. The first Scottish Open was established in 1935, and since then, when the total prize purse was just £750, the event has grown into one of the richest on the European Tour.

The 2018 Scottish Open was held at Gullane Golf Club, a host of top players assembled to test their game against the East Lothian course. Whilst we saw the likes of Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose and Trevor Immelman challenge the leaderboard at times it was South Africa's Brandon Stone who claimed the title, ending up four shots clear of the field. With The 2019 Scottish Open due to return to the East Lothian region we're sure to see a fantastic tournament once more.

Scottish Open - Greatest Moments

Tournament Stats

2018 Winner: Brandon Stone (-20, €1,166,660 Prize Money)
Youngest Winner: Martin Kaymer (24 years and 196 Days)
Oldest Winner: Eduardo Romero (47 years and 362 Days)
Lowest 72 Hole Score: -20 (Ian Woosnam, 1987 / Brandon Stone, 2018)
Most Wins: 3 (Ian Woosnam - 1987, 1990, 1996)

2019 Scottish Open Dates

Scottish Open Wednasday
Practice Day

Practice round of the Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club
Gates Open (approximately):
Wed, 10/07/2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Wed, 10/07/2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Renaissance Club
East Lothians, Scotland

Scottish Open Thursday
(Round 1)

Opening round of the Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club - tee-times released the week of the event
Gates Open (approximately):
Thu, 11/07/2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Thu, 11/07/2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Renaissance Club
East Lothians, Scotland

Scottish Open Friday
(Round 2)

Second round of the Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club - tee-times released the week of the event
Gates Open (approximately):
Fri, 12/07/2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Fri, 12/07/2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Renaissance Club
East Lothians, Scotland

Scottish Open Saturday
(Round 3)

Third round of the Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club - Moving day
Gates Open (approximately):
Sat, 13/07/2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Sat, 13/07/2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Renaissance Club
East Lothians, Scotland

Scottish Open Sunday
(Final Round)

Final round of the Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club - tee-times released the week of the event
Gates Open (approximately):
Sun, 14/07/2019 at 8:00 a.m.
Gates Close (approximately):
Sun, 14/07/2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Renaissance Club
East Lothians, Scotland

Hospitality at the Scottish Open
available on all tournament packages

Skean Dhu
Situated overlooking the 15th green of the championship course, the Skean Dhu Hospitality facility provides a prime location to enjoy both the golf and great service.

What's included:

  • Admission to the Course and Skean Dhu Hospitality
  • Dedicated tables for groups of 10+
  • Full Scottish breakfast, 3 course informal lunch with wine
  • Afternoon Tea, Complimentary Bar, serving Spirits, Wine, Beers and Soft Drinks
  • Official Programme and Daily Draw Sheets

Tournament History

Year Winner Country Score Prize
2018 Brandon Stone South Africa -20 €1,166,660
2017 Rafa Cabrera-Bello Spain -13 €1,019,896
2016 Alex Noren Sweden -14 €644,196
2015 Rickie Fowler United States -12 €760,545
2014 Justin Rose England -16 €627,020
2013 Phil Mickelson America -17 €579,080
2012 Jeev Milkha Singh India -17 €518,046
2011 Luke Donald England -19 €550,250
2010 Edoardo Molinari Italy -12 €601,600
2009 Martin Kaymer Germany -15 €579,340
2008 Graeme McDowell Northern Ireland -13 €631,045
2007 Gregory Havret France -14 €738,255
2006 Johan Edfors Sweden -13 €577,540
2005 Tim Clark South Africa -19 €592,388
2004 Thomas Levet France -15 €545,209
2003 Ernie Els South Africa -17 €532,889
2002 Eduardo Romero Argentina -11 €573,016
2001 Retief Goosen South Africa -16 €610,999
2000 Ernie Els South Africa -11

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About The Renaissance Club

Founded in 2008, this Tom Doak designed course sits on 300 picturesque acres along the Firth of Forth, part of the world-famous Scotland’s Golf Coast. With stunning views afforded and a true links turf layout, golfers can expect fast running fairways and undulating greens whilst playing this East Lothian gem. Located within easy reach of Edinburgh, The Renaissance Club is a must play golf course when visiting this stunning stretch of Scottish coastline.

The Stats

Yardage: 7,303
Par: 71
Course Opened: 2008
Designed by: Tom Doak

The Climate

July is a month of gradually rising high temperatures with the average temperature of 18 C, exceeding to 22 C and possible lows of 13 Degrees. Definitely warm enough to pack the shorts! The start of July enjoys almost 18 hours of daylight, with sunrise at around 4.23 am and sunset at 10.13pm. Plenty of time for early morning or twilight golf. The possible probability of precipitation is 69% chance, best bring the umbrella, just in case. The most likely time for moderate or light rain is around July 22nd.

Getting There

The Renaissance Club is a very accessible destination by car, train and air. It is located only 25 miles from Edinburgh and 30 miles from Edinburgh airport.

By Car
If using a Satnav for your journey, The Renaissance Club's post code is EH39 5HS.

By Public Transport
There is a bus available from Edinburgh with transfer times of around 45 minutes via the X5 route.

By Taxi
The cost of £40 (Uber) you can get a taxi from Edinburgh to The Renaissance Club, the journey takes approximately 40 minutes.

By Air
Edinburgh aiport is around 30 miles from The Renaissance Club is serviced with daily flights from numerous UK airports.