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 from Learning to Swim programmes in the The Dragons Squad 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 the Head Coach.

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 Child Welfare Officer can be contacted via email: welfare@cardiffswimming.co.uk

SwimLine ~ A British Swimming Helpline associated with the NSPCC, specifically for swimmers 0808 100 4001


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 across the season.

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 entered by the Club is listed here.

Regional/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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CCSC 2014 CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS

Well done to everyone who competed in the Club Champs. The Results for each day are on the “Results” Page. THANK YOU to parents who volunteered their time on each Saturday to help run the Meet,to those who were able to timekeep and to our Officials and Coaches.


We are always pleased to invite new swimmers to join our club. Trials are held on Mondays in September-December at 18:00. Click on NEW MEMBERS How to Join Our Club for full details and 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 Class Manager.


Need any club kit? Lynne & Nigel run the club shop every Monday at CIP from 18:00/20:00: club shop poster

latest news

Dave Haller MBE Retires

Dave Haller MBE and Head Coach to City of Cardiff Swimming Club has announced his retirement from the sport after 47 years of coaching, including, 10 Olympic Games as Great Britain National Coach, 12 Commonwealth Games as National Coach to England, Hong Kong and Wales. Dave Haller has an impressive pedigree in the world of… Read more »