Alta Events Limited developed the Great Scottish Pro-Am with the Scottish Golf Union and UBS. Held on the Torrance Course at the Fairmont St Andrews Resort the event attracted some of the best Scottish golfers of recent times including European tour players Sam Torrance, Marc Warren, Alastair Forsyth, David Dryesdale, Peter Whiteford.

The UBS Great Scottish Pro-Am was not only about the European tour players but also the rising stars from the amateur game in Scotland. The day included the then US Amateur Champion Richie Ramsey, walker cup star Lloyd Saltman and Wallace Booth who played a major part in winning the World Amateur Team Championship in 2008.