Lasswade kick off their first season as a Premier club at 3pm this Saturday at Hawthornden, when Perthshire RFC travel to Bonnyrigg.
The Perth-based club won only seven of their 22 league games last season, escaping relegation by a single bonus point more than Musselburgh.
They must surely not be relishing the trip to Hawthornden, where the home first XV have lost just one League or Cup encounter (against Stirling County) since the inauguration of the new stadium four years ago.
Saturday will mark Lasswade’s debut in Premier 3, having completed the double of League and Shield wins last season, and been promoted four times in five seasons.
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