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Glasgow 10k & Half Marathon info

Glasgow 10k and Half Marathon 1st October Hi All This week’s event in Glasgow is now upon us and the final long training runs are over, as with Alloa there are a large number of Tortoises running the 10k or half marathon, so as with Alloa here are a few pointers ahead of the race […]

Ladies Road Race Championship Update

It’s all change at the top of the Ladies Championship with recent 10k and 10 mile races propelling Laura McGarrity to the top of the table ahead of Sharon McNichol, Laura Barr’s recent 10k and Cumbrae 10 mile results have also pushed her into the mix for a top three finish. With this weeks Scottish […]

Men’s Road Race Championship update

Recent PB’s from Liam, Lewis and Kevin have edged them closer to Matt at the top of the table, with next weeks Scottish 10k and half marathon time is running out to topple Matt, the remaining club 5k’s and Novembers Strathaven 10k where Matt and Lewis go head to head will be interesting. Remember to let us […]

Men’s Team Second Place Marymass 10k

All the summer training payed of as Troon Tortoises placed second team at the recent Marymass 10k, with four runners placing under 40 minutes this was one of the clubs best 10k performances in recent years , there are medals for the first four male finishers Matt, Lewis, Liam and Kevin   Darrell

September 5k Results

Twenty one runners braved the windy conditions in last nights 5k club run, Liam Convery led the Tortoises home with Laura Barr first female PB’s for Anneque and Kevin great running from all, results on the 2017 results tab Darrell

Membership Fee’s Due

Season 2017/18 membership fees are now due, this years costs for all members new or old will be £20 Please pay any committee member asap, in line with 2016/17 your membership fee will include subsidised/ free  travel to at least three road races during the coming season plus two training sessions per week We welcome […]

Club Nights meeting place (until October)

Until The Walker Hall is completed we will meet each Tuesday and Thursday outside the Walker Hall Troon 7pm note we can use toilet facilities inside the building and also shelter from any rain ☔️ We hope to have the inside facilities from second week of September through to our permanent Marr College home being […]

Tortoises on Tour

The last few week’s have seen the Troon Tortoise running vests out and about in strong numbers at all the local 10k races with runners venturing further afield at Perth and the Aberdeen Half Marathon. The 10k season started in earnest at Dundonald where nine Tortoises were on the road with age grade podium finishers […]

AGM Tuesday 22nd August

This years meeting will be held in the main building at Marr College at 7pm We ask all members to try and make the meeting as this is where the new committee will be chosen for the 2017/18 season, The meeting should last around 30 minutes followed by a short run for those who wish […]