October 5k Results

Seventeen Tortoises braved the blustery conditions to run the first 5k of the winter, with a number running after weekend marathons, marathon relays and in the case of John McCabe an Ultra-marathon some speedy recovery run times were posted, Fraser McPhail was first over the line with a speedy time of 19.21, only 21 seconds […]

Membership Renewal & New Memberships

Troon Tortoise membership renewal is now open for the  2021/22 season , we are also pleased to confirm that we are now also open to new members of all abilities, we continue to meet 7pm at Marr College every Tuesday & Thursday evenings plus we have weekend club runs of various distances. Membership pricing can […]

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 […]

Club Shop Now Open

The new club shop is open, where you can find a great range of Tortoises kit at the link below: https://www.donsport.co.uk/sports-club-shop/troon-tortoises-a-c

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 […]