Formerly a new player within the European Tour, maybe most widely known for beating the fantastic Jack Nicklaus double in a single day in match play in the 1975 Ryder Cup. He visited Millfield College in Somerset. He competed internationally for Scotland. His dad was secretary at Burnham and Berrow CLUBS and trained Brian to try out golfing. His 1975 Ryder Glass victories over Jack port Nicklaus had been 4&2 and 2&1.