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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Rugby summer camp.

Revamped Carrick rugby summer camp

Last week, Carrick Rugby hosted its revamped summer camp for players between the ages of 10 to 15.

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Competitions come thick and fast at Girvan and Turnberry

Competitions come thick and fast at Girvan and Turnberry

The Girvan Ladies have been gracing the Girvan course with plenty of competitions of late and the results are as follows.

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Ollie on the wheels of the Gold Medallist Tom Wicklow.

Ollie’s a champion in the making

Over the years Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club can pride itself in helping its young members to glory in the National Cycling scene.

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Club members at Girvan played for the Jimmy McDines Memorial Trophy

Bowls round up

On Sunday the Girvan club members played for the Jimmy McDines Memorial Trophy, pictured top. It was won by Ian Ross and Moira McNair, and the runners up were Robert Mclelland and Margaret Gaff. The club would like to thank Carol and Scott for their continuing support in sponsoring this event.

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Pictured lieft to right are Stevenson trophy winner Steven Stamper, club captain James Baillie and Gary Bryden trophy winner Martin Campbell.

Girvan hosts Lifeboat Shield and Stevenson Trophy competitions

The Girvan Golf Club gents met on Sunday 30th July to play in the RNLI Stableford for the lifeboat shield.

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Ayr Roads Turnberry Cup Competitors with Kenny Scott and Ed Clifton front with bikes.

Club stage Turnberry circuit time trial

Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club staged their Turnberry Circuit time trial on Thursday night.

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South Ayrshire Council Gymnastics Display at Citadel

Budding gymnasts put on a great show at the Citadel

Budding gymnasts from all over South Ayrshire put on a great show recently at the annual Learn 2 Gymnastics display which took place at the Citadel in Ayr.

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Bobby Marr on Col du Vars summit.

Roads Club member rides Tour de France stage route

Bobby Marr of the Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club has joined a unique band of sportive cyclists by competing in this year’s L’Etape du Tour.

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Guy Learmonth made the decision to go back to the Borders after failing to make the the Rio Olympics. Photograph: Gary Hutchison/SNS

Guy Learmonth takes step back to move forward

For readers d’un certain age, the arrival of the Victor on the newsagent’s shelves of a Friday afternoon signalled the availability of the latest instalment in the unlikely life of athletics’ great working-class hero. Alf Tupper, otherwise known as “The Tough of the Track”, was the outlier made good, working as a welder by day but burning off his running rivals the night before by rewarding himself with a healthy helping of fish and chips rather than a refreshing power shake.

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108-mile ride for clubs

108-mile ride for clubs

With the calendar offering little on the racing scene in the West of Scotland last week, Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club enjoyed the delights of taking to the roads at a more leisurely pace.

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Winner of the Kelco Plate for 2017 was Mary White of Caprington with the scratch winner Elinor Heggie of Girvan. both pictured with Girvan ladies Captain Jill Bone

Kelco plate showcases Girvan course

They came from far and wide to compete in good weather in the Girvan Golf Club ladies open competition for the Kelco Plate last Wednesday.

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Mark Warters.

Good times recorded in club’s first twin time-trial event

Last Thursday evening, Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club promoted the first twin event in the club’s confined time trial series, writes Arnold Thomson.

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Winners Morag McGill, Fiona Connolly with runners up Moira MacIntyre , Nancy Dobbie.

Annual ladies day at Dailly

Dailly Bowling Club held its Annual Ladies day recently with the fine weather and fast pace green resulting in some fine bowling throughout the day.

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The group with Rachel Foster (Turnberry) far right.

American dream for Turnberry golfer

Six young Scottish female golfers are to savour the opportunity of a lifetime as part of the handover ceremony for The 2019 Solheim Cup coming to Scotland, the Home of Golf – after launching their own bid to qualify for the PING Junior Solheim Cup.

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One of the sections opened up on the River Girvan.

Fishing areas opened up by club on River Girvan

More new fishing areas have been opened up for this year’s angling season on the River Girvan.

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The ninth on the new Bruce course.

Turnberry hosts club championships as King Robert makes appearance

The Turnberry Championships came to a conclusion last weekend which has the qualifiers playing a week of match-play to get to the final.

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Members of Girvan Amateur Swimming Club at the awards night.

Girvan’s swimming champions

The 2017 Girvan Amateur Swimming Club Championships were held recently.

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The civic week junior finals.

Civic week finals at Girvan

On Saturday night there was a good turnout for the Civic week Cup and Juniors finals.

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Ayr Roads at Barr Start: Scott Knox is fourth from the right.

Epic Ayrshire Alps first for Roads club members

Ayr Roads/Harry Fairbairn Cycling Club is well known for its long history of place to place records, some of which are unlikely ever to be beaten or even attempted again, writes Arnold Thomson.

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