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Club Awards Night UPDATE

Hi All Quick update on the Club awards night scheduled for Friday 11th March – after taking some feedback we have changed the format of the night to Awards followed by a meal and a social evening, those who were looking forward to the dancing will have to keep practising until we can get the […]

Troon 10k Wednesday 11th May 2022

Note this event has now sold out –  a waiting list is in place To all Fellow Runners We are delighted to announce that the Troon 10k will make a welcome return after a two year absence on May 11th 2022 This years event will also incorporate the Ayrshire Championship’s. Entries go on sale via […]

Alloa Half Marathon – Travel Details

Hi All The Alloa half is almost upon us, the club has secured a 33 seater coach for free travel to this event for all members, booking is on a first serve basis, you can do this by logging into your membership account and going to ‘store purchases’ from there reserve your place and checkout, […]

Club Awards Night – NEW DATE

Hi All We have rescheduled the Awards night, meal and most important the Ceilidh for Friday 11th March at 7pm at The South Beach Hotel Troon. You can still register for this via your membership log in and choosing the ‘Store Purchase’  section cost is £30pp,  partners are welcome, menu’s etc will be available a […]

Updated Covid 19 Guidance from 24th January 2022

To All Troon Tortoise members please find via the below link the updated guidance live from 24/01/22. The main changes are below and full guidance can be found here https://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/scottishathletics-and-jogscotland-Covid-Guidance-V12-21012022.pdf As a result of the lifting of the temporary restrictions, the key changes are: Adult indoor contact sport can resume Attendance limits at indoor events […]

Troon 10k 2022

Dear Fellow Athlete The Troon Tortoise committee are working on plans to hopefully after a two year gap again host the Troon 10k during the month of May, as soon as we have a confirmed date we will post entry details on this website. The Troon 10k is organised and run by volunteers, we are […]

January 5k Results

Eight Tortoises returned to training this week and braved the cold wind to run the January 5k setting down an early marker to track improvements over 2022. Stuart Swan was first male over the line with a time of 22.44 first female home was Lauren Tan with a time of 26.05 Thanks to George & […]

Scottish Athletics Updated Covid Guidance 22 December 2021

Below is a link to the latest guidance from Scottish athletics. There is essentially no change to indoor or outdoor training, apart from that adults must physically distance indoors (1m). Troon Tortoises will not have access to the Gym Hall when we return in January, we will advise when we will be back in the […]

2022 Training Nights Resume – 4th January

Training resumes at Marr College on Tuesday 4th January at 7pm. We will not have access to the gym hall until current restrictions ease. We start the year  with the 5k time trial Training will then follow the usual Tuesday  / Thursday schedule meeting at 7pm Saturday & Sunday runs will also take place for […]

Club Award’s Night – Re-scheduled

Hi all Firstly i hope everyone had a great Xmas and are looking forward to 2022. I don’t need to tell you that restrictions are again having an impact on some club activities, the club’s award night that was scheduled for 8th January has now been postponed and we will advise a new date after […]