Posts By: Stephen Jones

Our former Head Coach Dave Haller MBE gets UK recognition

Legendary swimming coach Dave Haller was recognised for his lifetime achievements in sport at the UK Coaching Awards last night (Wednesday 19th November). The Award recognises the coaches who have contributed to an athlete’s success, from firing their interest, or encouraging them in a sport, to developing their talent, to coaching them at the elite… Read more »

#nasl14 round 2 round up

On Saturday 8th November 2014, CCSC A and B teams both travelled to Horfield Leisure Centre in Bristol for the second round of the National Swimming Arena League. They faced some tough competition from Nofio Sir Gar, Yeovil, Exeter, and particularly Millfield. It was a very exciting afternoon, with some great swimming from both teams…. Read more »

New CCSC Head Coach Appointed

We are delighted to announce along with Swim Wales, the appointment of our new Head Coach, Graham Wardell. Swimming has been part of Graham’s life since the age of 9 when he learnt to swim at the City of Cardiff Swimming Club! As a coach his career began whilst at University and he has been… Read more »

Dave Haller Lifetime Achievement Award

Many congratulations to our former Head Coach who received a special award at the European Capital of Sport Awards ceremony in Cardiff on 16 October. Dave was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award to Sport in the Capital. A fitting tribute to an outstanding career in swimming as our Club’s Head Coach and also on… Read more »

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 »

Majorca Swim Camp

A squad of 32 members from City of Cardiff swimming club took off from Cardiff International Airport for a weeks training in Majorca. Each member had been carefully selected to attend this special event, prior to the new swimming season, which will be starting with the Club Championships later in September. This is an opportunity… Read more »

Academy Review of the Year

A review from Matthew Williams, Head of Academy Firstly, just like to say a very well done on a fantastic year of swimming. Not only are our Commonwealth, British and Welsh National swimmers making names for themselves, but the Academy swimmers have gone from strength to strength. From the restructuring in September where the CCSC… Read more »


Mae 2014 wedi bod yn flwyddyn gyffrous i Glwb Nofio Dinas Caerdydd. Nid yn unig rydym yn dathlu ein penblwydd yn 40, ond hefyd mae chwe o’n nofwyr ‘Elite’ wedi eu dewis i gynrychioli Tîm Cymru yng Ngemau’r Gymanwlad yn Glasgow. 2014 has been an exciting year for City of Cardiff Swimming Club. Not only… Read more »

CCSC at the Commonwealth Games

CLWB NOFIO DINAS CAERDYDD YNG NGEMAU’R GYMANWLAD, GLASGOW Mae cyffro yng Nghlwb Nofio Caerdydd wrth i 20fed Gemau y Gymanwlad Glasgow brysur agosau. Cafodd chwe o nofwyr y sgwad ‘Elite’ eu dewis i gynrychioli Tim Cymru yn yr Aquatics. Bu raid i bob aelod o’r tim brofi eu hawl a’u gallu i gael eu dewis,… Read more »

6 City of Cardiff Swimmers selected for Commonwealth Games

Six City of Cardiff Swimming Club swimmers have been selected by Team Wales in their squad of 23 swimmers for Glasgow 2014. MANY CONGRATS to: Thomas Haffield- 400 IM Ieuan Lloyd- 200 IM Xavier Mohammad- 4×100 medley team Otto Putland- 100 freestyle & 4×100 medley team Danielle Stirrat- 4×100 free team Chloe Tutton- 200 breaststroke… Read more »