It is played from mid September to end March, every day except Saturday, over six sessions per day starting at 9.30 in the morning with the last session starting at 9.30 in the evening.
The sixty clubs using the ice rink organise their own competitions whilst Ayr Curling Club organises Bonspiels open to all members. In addition there are five Day Leagues also run throughout the season in which the majority of the Clubs are represented.
For Curlers world wide this has a special significance. It is the home of the curling stone used in all major competitions, including the 2006 Olympics, originally quarried on the island then ground and polished locally in Mauchline
This Club has been set up for those curlers who have completed a series of Beginners sessions and gives them all an introduction to Club curling with a view to moving on to other clubs during the next two years.
Qualified RCCC coaches are holding sessions on the following dates.
Sun 16th Feb 1.00 to 2.00 - Free
Sun 16th Feb 2.00 to 3.00 - Free
Thu 20th Feb 2.15 to 3.15 - Free
Thu 20th Feb 3.15 to 4.15 - Free
Fri 21st Feb 8.15 to 9.15 - Free
Fri 21st Feb 9.15 to 10.15 - Free
If you are already committed to giving curling a try then there are a series of courses for beginners. Qualified coaches lead all the sessions. More info here.
3 sessions on Sundays from 1pm to 3.30pm:
17th November, 8th December and 15th December.