Gordon BRAND Jr


Date of Birth - 19 August 1958

Place of Birth - Kirkcaldy, Scotland

Turned Pro - 1981

European Tour Profile - Gordon Brand Jr


Gordon Brand Jr won the 1981 European Tour Qualifying School, and

 went on to win two European Tour events in his rookie season. He went

 on to accumulate eight wins on the tour in total, the last of them in 1993.

 He also won the 1988 West End South Australian Open. He made the top

 ten on the European Tour Order of Merit six times, with a best placing of

 fourth in 1987. He last made the top one hundred on the Order of Merit in

 the 2000 season, during which he turned forty-two.

In 1979 Brand played in the Walker Cup amateur team competition. His

 two Ryder Cup appearances were in 1987, when Europe won on

 American soil for the first time, and in 1989 when Europe retained the

 trophy at The Belfry by tying the matches fourteen all. Brand had a 2-4-1

 win-loss-tie record, including one tie and one loss in his singles matches.

 He has represented Scotland in the amateur Eisenhower Trophy and the

 professional Alfred Dunhill Cup and World Cup many times.


ACHIEVEMENTS


Ryder Cup 1987, 1989

 Alfred Dunhill Cup  1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991,

1992, 1993, 1994, 1997

World Cup 1984, 1985, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1994

Four Tours World Championship 1985, 1988, 1989

Walker Cup  1979

Eisenhower Trophy 1978, 1980

St Andrews Trophy 1976, 1978


1982  Coral Classic

1982 Bob Hope British Classic

1984  Celtic International

1984 Panasonic European Open

1987  KLM Dutch Open

1987  Scandinavian Enterprise Open

1989  Benson & Hedges International Open

1993  GA European Open

2010 Matrix Jersey Classic


Callaway TT2 Putter used by Gordon Brand Jr

Gordon Brand Jr’s Caddy Bib from the Italian Open

Glove used and signed by Gordon Brand Jr

Ball used and signed by Gordon Brand Jr

Cap worn and signed by Gordon Brand Jr

Gordon Brand Jr’s 1st Round scorecard from the 1981 Bob Hope British

Classic. Marked and signed by Masimo Mannelli and Tony Jordan

Gordon Brand Jr’s 2nd Round scorecard from the 1981 Bob Hope British

 Classic. Marked and signed by Masimo Mannelli and Eric Kimsey

Gordon Brand Jr’s 3rd Round scorecard from the 1981 Bob Hope British

 Classic. Marked and signed by Baldovino Dassu and Ronnie Corbett

Gordon Brand Jr’s 3rd Round scorecard from the 1981 Bob Hope British

 Classic. Marked and signed by Baldovino Dassu and Ronnie Corbett

Gordon Brand Jr’s Contestant badge from the

1991 Mercedes German Masters