Annual Skiff Refurbishment Oct 2017


Ailsa Lass ready to return to Troon Yacht Haven after refurbishment completed 20.11.17


Both our skiffs will be undergoing their annual maintenance and refurbishment commencing on 16th Oct 2017.Each skiff will be out off service for a period of three weeks and work will be carried out by club members at the Scottish Maritime Museum boat shed in Irvine. Only one skiff will be available for rowing sessions over this period.WP_20171017_09_57_47_Pro

Ballantrae Smugglers Chase 27.8.2017

Our club took part in the annual Ballantrae Smugglers Chase which involved various classes of races out to a bouy and return to the shore.The day finished with a row out to the sailing ship La Mouline to take on contrabrand and land it ashore.FOCCRS were the overall winners by one point from Troon.

FOCCRS Regatta Largs 2nd Sep 2017

Our club took part in the regatta at Largs Yacht Haven organised by Firth of Clyde Coastal Rowing Club(FOCCRS).14 clubs took part from around Scotland and also from Ireland and Holland.In perfect weather conditions a series of sprints were held.No medals for Troon but a gr eat day out.The day ended with a Tug of War(onshore) between all clubs.

Prestwick Regatta 30th Sep 2017

Interesting sea conditions at Prestwick regatta made rowing a challenge but the return surfing to the finish line was fun. No medals for Troon at this regatta but an enjoyable time was had by all. Thanks to Prestwick for organising a great day and supplying superb catering all day finished with an Indian curry spread at night. Congratulations to Arran on winning the overall regatta.