The European Senior Tour returns to Scotland for the Scottish Senior Open from August 4 to 6 with an Alliance Pro-Am taking place during the first and second rounds on Friday and Saturday.

Amateur players will be paired with a professional during the tournament, offering them a unique inside-the-ropes experience.

The Renaissance Club, host venue for the Scottish Senior Open, stages a qualifier on Wednesday, May 31 for a place in the Alliance event.

It is an 18-hole, handicap, Stableford competition with the leading qualifier earning a place on the Pro-Am.

The entry fee of £100 includes lunch before golf and two complimentary week passes for the championship with a portion of the fee to be donated to Leuchie House Charity.

To enter or for further information email golfproshop@trcaa.com or call 01620 850901 quoting Scottish Senior Open Qualifier.