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. 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 […]

Cancellation of Troon 10K

Dear Fellow Runner It is with regret that today we announce that the 35th Troon 10k scheduled to take place on Wednesday 6th May 2020 has been cancelled. Due to the on-going Government restrictions we cannot be sure with any certainty of being able to re-schedule to an acceptable date later in the year. The […]


Hi All Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation and on the recommendation of Scottish Athletics the club is cancelling all club training sessions until further notice, we will update any changes via the Website and Facebook sites. We hope the very active social side of the club can support members health and well-being at this […]

Troon 10K ** Entries Open **

BookitZone have now reopened entries for the Troon 10K, you can enter via the link below: ** ENTRIES OPEN – PLEASE READ ** ** We reserve the right to artificially mark the event as ‘FULL’ should our servers become overloaded by too many visitors using the site at once. This is with the consent of […]