Season 2013-14

Ayrshire Curlers Ltd announces Major Funding

10 May 2014

The Board are delighted to advise that they have been successful in securing a further significant g...

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RCCC Adult Camp Stranraer 3rd - 5th October 2014

09 May 2014

This year's Adult Curling Camp will be held in Stranraer from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th October. The ...

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IMPORTANT - Please Vote in RCCC Curling Awards

05 May 2014

Ayr Curling Club has been honoured by featuring in two categories of the Annual Scottish Curling Awa...

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President Gavin's last PG Tips

25 April 2014

Pg tips March 2014 This is the very last presidents report from me, in a season that everyone told m...

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World Seniors and Mixed Doubles Championships

17 April 2014

Thursday 24th April sees the start of three World Championships, all being held at Dumfries. In the ...

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World Men's Curling Championships

26 March 2014

    Saturday will see the start of this year's World Championships. They are being held in Beijing, ...

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Agricultural Mixed Bonspiel 2014

25 March 2014

The 2014 Agricultural Mixed Bonspiel was very successfully held in a two day format this year. We ar...

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Closing Day and Prizegiving 2014

22 March 2014

Yesterday was Ayr's Closing Bonspiel and Prizegiving. The Bonspiel was won by President Gavin's rink...

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Day League Winners and Hugh Ferguson Plate

21 March 2014

AYR  DAY  LEAGUES Last night saw the Annual Cocktail Party and Presentation of Trophies for the sea...

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Ayr Retains Maxwell Trophy

19 March 2014

Great News from Hamilton.  Ayr retained the Maxwell Trophy, matching the success of the Ladies with ...

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Ayrshire Province and Eglinton Jug AGMs

18 March 2014

The AGMs for the Eglinton Jug and Ayrshire Province will be held next Wednesday ( 26th March) in the...

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Photos - Ladies Closing Day, Juniors Final Day and Coaching

17 March 2014

Liz Boswell has been busy over the last few days.  Here are a few of the photos she has taken. For L...

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PG Tips February

17 March 2014

In case you haven't been following President Gavin's musings throughout the year - they are publishe...

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Rink Championship, Paralympics and Women'sWorlds

14 March 2014

Bobby Ireland and his Crosshill Rink of Bert Andrew, Alex Connell and Ian Whiteford start their chal...

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Cumnock and District Prizewinners

13 March 2014

Cumnock and District Curling Club held their closing Bonspiel, prize-giving and AGM on Tuesday 11th ...

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Ayr Retain Morton Trophy

12 March 2014

We can get the full details later, but we now know that Ayr successfully retained the Morton Trophy,...

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Orr Ewing Trophy

11 March 2014

Juniors and adults joined forces in rinks to compete for the Orr Ewing Trophy held at Ayr Curling Cl...

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Scottish Mixed Success for Billy Morton

10 March 2014

Kyle Smith's team of Hannah Fleming, Billy Morton and Alice Spence won the Scottish Mixed Championsh...

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Morton Trophy Finals

10 March 2014

The Morton Finals take place in Kirkcaldy tomorrow. where Ayr will be defending the trophy won last ...

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Scottish Curling Mixed Championship

08 March 2014

Another Championship to keep an eye on this weekend is the Scottish Mixed at Aberdeen. Robert Clark ...

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Mary Henry Basket

07 March 2014

After almost 30 years, the Stranraer Ladies met the Ayr Ladies to compete for the Mary Henry Basket ...

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National Masters Championships

06 March 2014

The National Masters Championships starts at 12.30 today at Greenacres Ice Rink. This competition is...

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05 March 2014

"MAIR  FUN" To celebrate the Tenth Anniversary of the Willie and Nessie Mair Cue Bonspiel at Ay...

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Everyone Wants to Try Curling

04 March 2014

Last Sunday, 149 aspiring curlers took to the ice to "Try Curling". This was in addition to the 48 w...

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Miller Cup

03 March 2014

Ayr Curling Club hosted the annual Miller Cup or The Grannies as it is fondly known. Ten rinks...

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Quiz Night a Great Success

02 March 2014

Over 60 curlers gathered in the bar last night trying to prove that Ayr CC are no dummies. It was a ...

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Galston Haymouth's Glaser Cup

01 March 2014

Winners of Galston Haymouth's Glaser Cup were Tom Hunter, Elizabeth Shaw, Callum Caskie(skip) and  E...

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World Junior Championships 2014

26 February 2014

  Today sees the start of the World Junior Championships in Flims, Switzerland. Kyle Smith will be ...

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The Henderson Bishop Trophy

25 February 2014

The Henderson Bishop is being played at Dumfries this week and Ayr are represented by Margaret Agnew...

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David Mundell wins Superleague

24 February 2014

Two tightly fought semi finals, with both going to the last stone, saw Neil Sands and David Mundell'...

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Watson Trophy 2014

23 February 2014

Eight rinks competed in the annual Watson Trophy held at Ayr Curling Club. Winners were Skip Moira ...

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Cumnock Curling Club Towns Cup Winners

22 February 2014

Pictured above are the winners of Cumnock's Towns Cup They are: Jack Brown, Alastair Murray, John Sw...

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Silver for GB Men

21 February 2014

Silver for GB Men Canada came out with all guns blazing in today's final and Team GB struggled to co...

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Bronze for GB Women

20 February 2014

In a fantastic game of curling, Eve Muirhead's team game out fighting in the second half.  They were...

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Watch the Men's Final Tomorrow

19 February 2014

Message from President Gavin The Curling Finals are on Friday 21st February at 1.30pm, why not come ...

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18 February 2014

The annual TOM AND MATTIE SMILLIE TROPHY- match between Ayr Curling Club and The Galleon was held at...

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Sunday's Try Curling a Great Success

17 February 2014

Kirsty Letton was delighted with yesterday's response to the first of our Olympic Try Curling Sessio...

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Ewan MacDonald and Kerry Barr win Scottish Championships

16 February 2014

Ewan MacDonald and his team of Duncan Fernie, David Reid and Euan Byers beat David Edwards by 6 shot...

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President's Day Bonspiel

15 February 2014

12 rinks had an excellent President's Bonspiel at Ayr yesterday. The curling was good and the food a...

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Scottish Championships Final Weekend

14 February 2014

1.30 today sees the Page Playoffs in both the Men's and Women's Scottish Championships at Perth. In ...

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The Cooperative Funeralcare Scottish Championships

11 February 2014

In a busy week for curlers, in addition to the Olympics (the latest news is here), we must also focu...

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Special Foreign Correspondent Tom Andrews Reports

11 February 2014

Here is the first report from Tom in Sochi.   Keep up to date with all the news in our Olympic Secti...

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Keith Prentice wins Scottish Senior Championships

10 February 2014

Keith Prentice and his team of Lockhart Steele, Robert Anderson and Tommy Fleming won the Seniors ye...

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Highlander Bonspiel 2014

10 February 2014

The results of this year's Highlander Bonspiel, generously sponsored by Unique of  Ayr and Kilmarnoc...

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Symington 8 Ender

09 February 2014

Symington's Lamont Salver produced an 8 end in the recent Lamont Salver. Gemmell Jack skipped a team...

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Morton Trophy Final for Second Consecutive Year

06 February 2014

Congratulations to the Ayr ladies who represented Ayr Curling Club in the third Morton match of the ...

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Winter Olympics 2014

05 February 2014

  Friday is the Official Opening Ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympics, but Monday 10th is when th...

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Scottish Senior Championships 2014

03 February 2014

This week sees the start of the finals for the Scottish Senior Championships at Hamilton. The Ladies...

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Rink Championship Semis and Final

31 January 2014

Tonight saw the two semi finals and final of the Ayr Playdown for the right to go forward to the nat...

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Willie Johnston Trophy - Ayr v Hamilton

29 January 2014

Unfortunately Hamilton turned up at Ayr with one rink missing for this year's playing of the Willie ...

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Burns Supper 25th January 2014

27 January 2014

On the 255th anniversary of his birthday, over 100 Ayrshire Curlers gathered to celebrate the life o...

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Pop Up Night A Great Success

24 January 2014

Hazel and Steven were delighted with the response to their new "Pop Up Restaurant" idea.  But even m...

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Extraordinary General Meeting Thursday 30th January 7.30 pm

22 January 2014

AYR CURLING CLUB   Ayr Ice Rink, 9 Limekiln Road, Ayr, KA8 8DG Tel: 01292 263024  Fax: 0...

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Agricultural Bonspiel 12th - 13th February

19 January 2014

The Agricultural Bonspiel takes place on the above dates. There are only 5 spaces left, so don't for...

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Morton Trophy Winners receive Badges

17 January 2014

This is a picture of the 2013 winners of The Morton Trophy, receiving newly minted winners badges fr...

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Tactics and Strategy Seminar

16 January 2014

42 interested curlers took part last night in a Strategy and Tactics Seminar, led by Sheila Swan of ...

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Province Medal Result

15 January 2014

Twelve clubs took part last night in the Province Medal with each club having two rinks and the scor...

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Burns Supper Tickets Now on Sale

14 January 2014

  Tickets for this year's Burns Supper are now available from Committee Members or from The Ice Rin...

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Report on Seniors Qualifiers

13 January 2014

Andrew Kerr sends us this report. "Billy (Howat) with Rab Clark and Gavin Morton qualified up at For...

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Apology from Board re Ice last Monday

09 January 2014

There was a major issue with the quality of the ice on Monday 6 January for which the Board would li...

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Strategy and Tactics Seminar

08 January 2014

    Next Wednesday evening a seminar on Strategy and Tactics has been organised. This is aimed part...

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Scottish Seniors Qualifiers

07 January 2014

This Friday, Ayr will be hosting one of the qualifying competitions for the RCCC Scottish Senior Men...

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McGill Smith Bonspiel 2014

06 January 2014

12 Rinks competed for the McGill & Smith Salver at the weekend.   The winners were Kirsty Letto...

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New Year Bonspiel

04 January 2014

The New Year bonspiel was contested by 12 rinks, in two sections, over shortened 4 end matches in a ...

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Tom & Mattie Smillie Quaich

20 December 2013

Three rinks headed off to Kelso at 9.30 last Wednesday morning to play for the Tom and Mattie Smilli...

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Passion Caterers - New Pop Up Restaurant

20 December 2013

    Pop up Restaurant night at Ayr Curling Club Café  Friday 17th January 2014– arrival 1930 for ser...

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Province Medal and New Year Bonspiel

19 December 2013

The Draw for the Province Medal on 14th January has  now been made. All the details can be found usi...

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Lady President's Day 2013

17 December 2013

Lady President Alison Alexander hosted her President's Day with over 40 invited guests who after cur...

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McGill Smith Bonspiel 2014

14 December 2013

The Draw for the McGill Smith Bonspiel, sponsored by L and S Smellie of Strathaven has now been made...

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Juniors Christmas Party

14 December 2013

The Juniors held their Christmas Party last night.  Being Juniors, they have still to spill the bean...

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Harry Hart Trophy - 12th Province v Ayr

11 December 2013

Ayrshire took on Renfrewshire yesterday at Greenacres in the inter Province match for the Harry Hart...

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Super 8 in Super League

06 December 2013

It's not something you see every day (although this is the second we've reported on this year) and i...

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The Symington Cup

03 December 2013

An interesting story from Jennifer Mutter about the Symington Cup. "In 1909 Colonel Houldsworth, ow...

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Bell Quaich Bonspiel 2013

01 December 2013

Twelve mixed rinks participated at Ayr Curling Club for the annual Bell Quaich. Winning rink was Pa...

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The Inter Club Challenge League

28 November 2013

John Wylie has sent an update on recent results for the Inter Club Challenge League. The Challenge L...

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Ayrshire Curlers Mixed Seniors

28 November 2013

Ayr Ice Rink hosted the Mixed Seniors competition held over two days at Ayr Ice Rink. Twelve rinks ...

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Ross Low Trophy

27 November 2013

The League section has now finished for the Ross Low Trophy, and the four semi finalists are Troon P...

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Bell Quaich Bonspiel Draw

24 November 2013

The draw for next Sunday's Bell Quaich Bonspiel has now been made. This can be found by clicking on ...

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European Championships start on Saturday

22 November 2013

  Tomorrow sees the start of the 2013 European Championships. These are being held in Stavanger and...

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RES Corporate Day

19 November 2013

On Friday 15th November Ayr Ice Rink hosted a highly successful Corporate Day for Renewable Energ...

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Ayr Juniors Runners Up in Skills Award - Perth

18 November 2013

Congratulations to Alastair Middleton, Lucy Morton, Ryan Kennedy and Beth Rowleywho finished runners...

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Latest Your Curler Magazine

17 November 2013

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club has just released the latest copy of its ezine "Your Curler". Ther...

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Stewarton Heather in Scottish Province Championship

15 November 2013

Follow David Mundell's team as they represent Ayrshire Province at the Scottish Province Championshi...

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Stranraer Gold Cup won by Dalmellington / Craigengillan

14 November 2013

David Mcintyre reports Gold Cup   This years Stranraer Gold Cup mixed open rink competition was won...

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Ladies Fundraiser - 29th November

11 November 2013

Alison Alexander reminds us that the Ladies Charity Fundraiser will be held on Friday 29th November ...

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Margaret Agnew wins Hart Trophy

09 November 2013

The Hart Trophy,  Ayr Ladies Open Competition was held on Friday 8th November. The event was jointly...

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Latest News (updated 7 Nov) from Ice Rink Office

05 November 2013

Some updates and news from Theresa in the Office. Update 7th November The  Kirkland Trophy has been ...

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New Menu from Passion Caterers

03 November 2013

Hazel and Steven have announced the new evening catering menu, which will be available for the month...

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Finnie Kettle 2013

02 November 2013

Troon Portland were presented with the Finnie Kettle by Jamie McFadzean from last year's winning rin...

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Corrie & Lorna are Touring Sweden

31 October 2013

Friday 1st November sees Corrie Lawrence and Lorna Alexander touring Sweden with the RCCC Tour.  Cor...

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Mixed Rinks Weekend Won by Robert Clark

28 October 2013

Ayrshire Curlers Ltd Mixed Rinks Weekend was won by Robert Clark's team of Gail Thomson, Neil Sands ...

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Waldie Griffiths Result

24 October 2013

Four Teams from Ayrshire Province won a close game against Forth and Endrick Province in the Waldie ...

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Stewarton Heather win Province Knock Out

22 October 2013

Stewarton Heather had fine win over Galston by 5 shots to 4. Galston, skipped by Robert Anderson tri...

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Eglinton Jug winners and winners of highest up ladies rink

20 October 2013

Eglinton jug winning rink from Doonfoot CC. Left to right. Gail Thomson, Murray Stevenson(skip), Dav...

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Eglinton County Curling Games Latest

18 October 2013

Jug semi final results are as follows: Stewarton Heather (1) 5 v Sorn (1) 4 Doonfoot...

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Trainers' New TV

15 October 2013

Kirsty and her team of RCCC accredited trainers were delighted to see the new television arrive yest...

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New Improvers Course 13th November

12 October 2013

Another Improvers Course has been arranged for Wednesday 13th November at 7.15pm.Take advantage of t...

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8 Ender for Dalmellington

11 October 2013

A delighted Ian Alexander tells us that his first game of the season started with an 8 ender. His te...

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Province Knockout First Round

09 October 2013

More news on the Province Knockout - this time from Tom Andrews, who reports on a thrilling tie betw...

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Entries Wanted for Maple Leaf and John Thomson Bonspiels

08 October 2013

Entries are wanted for the Maple Leaf and John Thomson Rosebowl Bonspiels. See the Competitions Entr...

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Scott Andrews in Olympic Team

02 October 2013

The British Olympic Association today confirmed that the 5 man team to represent Britain at the Soch...

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Susan Kelsey wins Sadie Anderson Trophy

29 September 2013

Over the weekend ten ladies rinks took part in the Sadie Anderson invitation weekend.Very kindly spo...

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Province Knockout Preliminary Round Results

27 September 2013

Neil Beattie sends his report on the first tie in this year's Knockout. On Monday 23rd September a g...

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Henry Gardner Bonspiel 2013

27 September 2013

The first competition of the season for ladies was the Henry Gardner Bonspiel with ten rinks playing...

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European Mixed Curling Championships

21 September 2013

Scotland's team skipped by Ewan MacDonald takes on Hungary at 10.00 today in the Semi Final in Edinb...

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Opening Bonspiel a Great Success

16 September 2013

Over 190 curlers and guests took part in the Opening Bonspiel. This took the form of a double celebr...

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40th Anniversary Bonspiel

10 September 2013

Monday 16th September is the date for Ayr's 40th Anniversary Bonspiel. The event will also celebrate...

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