Success in Sport: Ross Strachan

This week Ayrshire College is showcasing students who have had incredible achievements in sport. Already we’ve presented the story of William Dunnachie, who left it all behind here to coach in California with UK International Soccer for nine months, and Ainsley-Ann Smith, a 17-year-old European medallist in taekwondo. Today we highlight the achievements of 18-year-old … Continue reading Success in Sport: Ross Strachan

Success in Sport: Ainsley-Ann Smith

This week we are showcasing students who have had incredible achievements in sport. Already we’ve presented the story of William Dunnachie, who left it all behind here to coach in California with UK International Soccer for nine months. Today we highlight the achievements of 17-year-old Ainsley-Ann Smith, from Galston, who is a talented taekwondo competitor and … Continue reading Success in Sport: Ainsley-Ann Smith

Success in Sport: California Coach William Dunnachie

In the latest issue of The Student Voice, UK International Soccer promoted the opportunities they offer to young coaches in a feature titled ‘Ayrshire College students live the American dream’. One of the coaches featured in the piece, former Ayrshire College student William Dunnachie, swapped Cumnock for California for nine months and is due to … Continue reading Success in Sport: California Coach William Dunnachie

Guest post – Dr Waiyin Hatton on Ayrshire Sportsability 

Dr Waiyin Hatton is the Chair of Ayrshire Sportsability Charitable Trust and a member of the Board of Management of Ayrshire College. Ayrshire Sportsability recently won the Association of Scottish Businesswomen Best Business Charity Award 2015, citing Ayrshire College as one of its key partners. In this guest post, Waiyin describes the work of Ayrshire … Continue reading Guest post – Dr Waiyin Hatton on Ayrshire Sportsability