Troon Portland Wins Gairdner Trophy

Troon Portland took home the Gairdner Trophy on Monday night, 27 January. Four Troon Portland competed against teams from Dundonald and Kilmarnock. All four TPCC teams won their matches, giving Troon 8 points in the overall competition and securing a victory. Andrew Kerr skipped the top scoring rink from Troon ... More

Troon Portland Members Compete in Four Nations

Preston's Flower Bowl Two Troon Portland members, Dave McIntyre and Andrew Kerr, recently competed in the Four Nations Curling competition as part of the Scotland Team. The competition, which took place at The Flower Bowl in Preston, features teams from Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland. A very sociable weekend ... More

Gairdner Trophy

Dundonald Curling Club's Gairdner Trophy is competed for annually between four rinks from each of Dundonald, Troon and Kilmarnock. With the amalgamation of the last Kilmarnock club, Townend, into the Land o'Burns Curling Club a few years ago, we now have a Kilmarnock "select" with two rinks from the Land o'Burns and one ... More

Forest Hills Trossachs Friendly Competition

The Forest Hills/Troon Portland Trophy The annual friendly inter-club competition against members of the Forest Hills Trossachs Curling Club took place on Sunday, 19 January, with two Troon Portland rinks playing against two Forest Hills teams. By chance, the competition ended in an exact draw. Both clubs managed to ... More

Christmas Bonspiel

Six rinks decked out in Christmas apparel competed in the Troon Portland annual Christmas Bonspiel on 10 December. Congratulations this year go to Aileen McCorkell and her team of Doug Hollinworth, Charles Sutherland and Graham Trantor, who took the top prize. Condolences to Lisa Mason and her team for taking last place, ... More

Troon Portland Curlers Compete in Harry Hart Trophy

A Troon Portland team skipped by Jack McCorkell recently competed in the Harry Hart Trophy in Greenacres. Renfrewshire were the holders having won last year at Ayr but three Ayrshire rinks headed off to Greenacres on the 20th November determined to wrest it back to Ayrshire. Half way through the games the odds were ... More

Troon Portland team wins Alloway Rosebowl

Aileen McCorkell led a Troon Portland team to victory in the Ayr Curling Club's annual Alloway Rosebowl ladies competition. Aileen skipped the team, along with Lisa Mason, Alison Young and Fiona Bain. The team beat Jennifer Mutter, Gillian MacDonald, Sandra Carruthers and Linda Williams in a very close final on 14 ... More

Letton Bonspiel

Congratulations to Jack McCorkell, Betty Beardall, Jack Shanks and Kay Bennet who won the Letton Stone at the Letton Bonspiel on Monday, 18 November.   Letton Bonspiel Winners The dreaded Wooden Spoon was won by team Wallace McDowall.   Special thanks to Match Secretary David Kerr for helping the bonspiel run ... More

Andrew Kerr elected to Vice President of Scottish Curling

At the recent RCCC annual general meeting, our own Andrew Kerr was elected to the position of Vice President.   Vice Presidents Andrew Kerr and Corrie Lawrence Andrew has worked tirelessly behind the scenes for a number of years and fully deserves this recognition.  Andrew has previously served as ... More

Stranraer Weekend

This years Stranraer weekend was a roaring success and a great time was had by all. The fun started with Linda's brilliant quiz on the Friday evening and continued with a lovely dinner and some dancing and general sillyness on Saturday evening.  The food was excellent, as was the wine, a conclusion reached after ... More

Points Competition

Congratulations go to Charles Sutherland, winner of the 2019 Sheriff's Medal at Points. A dozen Troon Portland curlers tested their skills at the annual competition, which was held on Sunday, 24 February. Charles came in first place, followed by Ewan Marr and Jack McCorkell, who tied for second place. Curlers were ... More