Updated Guidance Tier 4

Following the movement of South Ayrshire into level 4 tier group sizes will now be reduced to four members only per run bubble. This enables us to continue to meet each Tuesday & Thursday Below is the link to the latest guidance from Scottish Athletics with the travel advice for those living out-with South Ayrshire. […]

New Members Registration

Greetings fellow runners Troon Tortoises are now open for new members, we know joining a club can be a bit daunting, but we’re a friendly and welcoming bunch of Tortoises of all abilities, and are always delighted to see new faces so come and give us a try. During Coronavirus Our training setup is necessarily […]

John McKinlay

It is with deep sadness and regret, we wish to announce the passing of a Troon Tortoises legend, John McKinlay. John was one of the founding members of Troon Tortoises, secretary for 33 years and lately Honorary Member. Without John and his tireless work, the Troon Tortoises 10K, from it’s inception in 1985, would not […]

Ian Beattie MBE

All members of Troon Tortoises are delighted to send congratulations to ex Troon Tortoise Member Ian Beattie for his MBE for Services To Sport announced in the recent Honours list. https://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/59242-2/ Troon Tortoise Commitee    

Covid 19 Temporary Restrictions

Troon Tortoise  have been looking at the changes to the Covid 19 restrictions, as set out by the Scottish Government on Wednesday 7th October., which will remain in place until 25th October. The main change affecting adults in the 5 areas including  South Ayrshire is: *Adults (18 years of age or older) can take part in […]

Ayrshire XC Relays Cancelled

Ayrshire Harrier Clubs’ Association 7 October at 19:51 Unfortunately due to the Scottish Government’s updated Covid restrictions today we have to advise that the Ayrshire XC Relay Championships will not now go ahead on 17th October 2020. However, the Ayrshire XC Championships will be held some time in mid- November 2020. More details will follow […]

John Melvin

It is with deep sadness we wish to announce the passing on Tuesday 16th June, of John Melvin. John was a stalwart member of Troon Tortoises for very many years serving Troon Tortoise first as a committee member then Club President and lately as a Honorary Member. John will be fondly remembered as a coach […]