Welcome to City of Cardiff Swimming Club

Croeso i’r Clwb Nofio Dinas Caerdydd

1974 ~ 2014 : City of Cardiff Swimming Club celebrating 40 years.

City of Cardiff Swimming Club is the premier swimming club in Wales. Whether you are an Olympic hopeful looking for a Swim Club to meet your needs or a Club Swimmer who wants to reach their full potential, we have a programme to enable every swimmer to reach their full potential!

The club provides its members with the opportunity to swim at all levels.
Learning to swim programmes start with The Dragons leading onto The Academy where skills are developed. The Performance & High Performance Squads can lead to the very highest levels of the sport with the Elite Swimmers coached by Dave Haller MBE.

The club was accredited with “Swim Wales Elite Performance Centre” in 2012.

ABOUT THE CLUB sets out the Club’s Constitution, Code of Conduct, Fees & Swimming Records, together with the Club’s Policies & Procedures.

You will also find details of The Committee and those who help to run the Club together with minutes from the AGM. We set out The Club’s history from the early beginnings in 1974 through to our Olympic heritage.

Our Home Galas are listed below and together with the Away Meets can be accessed from the FIXTURES page. This page contains a list of targeted galas for each squad group.

SQUADS provides the goals/criteria/structure for each squad, coaching details and where we train. The list of Class Managers can be located here.

COACHING TEAM profiles our experienced team.

RESULTS – each gala which the Club enters is listed here.

County, Regional or National Qualifying times can be found on the MEMBERS page along with Gala & Nutrition advice & details of Cardiff Masters.

We have added the WELCOME PACK & “DID YOU KNOW HOW TO” answering those tricky questions & practicalities.

Please use the form on the Contact page if you wish to get in touch with City of Cardiff Swimming Club.

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Click here for Nick’s Easter message.Happy_Easter_CCSC

Easter congrats to David Cocks & Matt Williams who have just secured their Level 3 Senior Coaching Qualification.

Morning/Evening training over the Easter weekend will be cancelled for all squads on Friday 18, Saturday 19 & Monday 21 April.

The following exceptions are for these squads:

Elite – 18/4 & 19/4 training as normal
HP1 & P1 – 18/4 evening training NOW CANCELLED!

TRAINING SCHEDULE – Reflects the new timetable due to revised pool availability from Cardiff CC. However on Fridays until Penarth LC re-opens HP3 will train at CIP 18:00-20:00. P1 can train with HP1 16:30-18:30. EASTER Training changes to be confirmed shortly.

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Rydym yn falch i gynrychioli Cymru yn ffeinal B. Diwrnod cyffrous o rasio o’n blaen. Dere ‘mlaen Caerdydd!

Go to the Arena League section via FIXTURES page for more detail.

We are always pleased to invite new swimmers to join our club. The next set of trials are in May. Full details are here May SwimmingTrials CCSC & how to register your place.

Welcome to new swimmers/parents. There is plenty of information available on our website please have a browse & refer as a starting point to the WELCOME PACK on the MEMBERS page. See your squad coach for any queries, or email via your squad class manager.

Need any club kit? Lynne & Nigel run the club shop every Monday: club shop poster
New 40th Anniversary swim hats are now available. Orders are also being taken for personalised swim hats

The XX Commonwealth Games, Glasgow 2014

Click on the logo which takes you to the official website of The XX Commonwealth Games.

We are looking forward to Team Wales competing at The XX Commonwealth Games this Summer. Here are specific links to the official Glasgow 2014 pages to plan your viewing.

Aquatics Link


latest news

Splott Swimming Pool

Cardiff’s oldest swimming pool closed on 31 March 2014. Final training for A1 & P3 squads was on the previous Friday. The Club has a long history with Splott and more can be read here: farewell splott Thanks to Carl Lobeck for the additional info and we look forward to seeing all back in the… Read more »