Posts By: Darrell Dunscombe
Irvine 10k – All you need to know

Troon Tortoises head in large numbers to Irvine to take part in the 2021 Jim Young Marymass 10k taking place on Wednesday 18th August, always a well organised event on a fast flat course many a PB has been set at this race over the years. As in previous years after the race we will […]

Club AGM 2021 Venue

To all Members The 2021 Troon Tortoise AGM will take place at The South Beach Hotel Troon at 7pm on Tuesday 24th August. All members are welcome to attend, where the agenda will include, President Report, Presentation of Financial Numbers, membership Fees for 2021/22 & the election of a new committee for 2021/22. The Club […]

Club AGM 2021

Notice for all members that the Troon Tortoise AGM will be held on Tuesday 24th August 7pm – the meeting will either take place virtually or at a venue to be determined, it is our aim for the AGM to not be a virtual event this year, however we will plan for both eventualities and […]

Covid 19 Update

Hi Fellow Troon Tortoises Following the recent Covid 19 update please find the latest guidance from Scottish Athletics here Latest Guidance As South Ayrshire remains in Level Two we will continue with the club night guidelines in place such as meeting outdoors, registering on arrival for track and trace purposes, reduced running group sizes and adhering […]

New Members Welcome

Troon Tortoises are pleased to announce that they are now open for new members to register to join and run with the club. We meet at 7pm on a Tuesday and Thursday outside Marr College and also have Saturday and Sunday sessions. Tuesday sessions  include a monthly 5k time trial a great way to log […]

Troon 10k 2021 – Cancelled

Dear Fellow Runner It is with regret that we are announcing that the Troon 10k race will not take place this year. The Troon Tortoise Committee have explored various options including moving the event to later in the year. However, with a crowded calendar of running events held over from 2020 plus the unknowns of […]

Training Update

Hello Fellow Tortoises This week we had an update with Scottish Athletics in regards to a return to training and while currently there is no change to the current guidance of ‘Informal exercise is permitted with your own household or with one other person’ only, we are hopeful as we enter the tier system at […]

New Club Committee / AGM Minutes

Thanks for those who were able to join us for our Zoom AGM, please find attached minutes from the meeting held on the 20th Jan Troon Tortoises AGM Minutes 20 Jan 2021 Regards Troon Tortoise Commitee        

Club AGM

Hello all Troon Tortoise Members The delayed club AGM will now take place over Zoom on Wednesday 20th January at 19.00. The current Committee had held off as long as possible in the hope that restrictions would have been eased and we could have held this in the usual manner, however with no end in […]

Club Training Suspension

To All Troon Tortoise Members Scottish Athletics has advised us that all formal club activity should be suspended 00:01 on 5 January 2021 to midnight on 31 January 2021.  Therefore all club activity will be suspended until further notice, we will update members when new information becomes available from Scottish Athletics. The statement and a […]