Posts By: Stephen Jones

3 GALA PENWYTHNOS MAWREDDOG MAI – pob sgwad yn cystadlu

Er ydydd Gwener hir yn aros i glywed os oedd Gala Rotherham Metro yn cymryd lle o gwbl ar ôl i gar yrru fewn yn ddamweiniol i Ponds Forge, (sef y ganolfan chwaraeon rhyngwladol yno) ac effeithio ar y system glorîn, cafodd nofwyr Dinas Caerdydd brofiadau gwerthfawr ar y trip i Sheffield. Gydathaith hir, awyrgylch… Read more »

MEGA MAY WEEKEND 3 Galas Fast Swimming

A huge well done to everyone who competed across the weekend as we provided teams to compete at Meets in Ponds Forge Sheffield, Newport ISV & National Pool Wales Swansea. Notwithstanding a tense Friday waiting to hear if the Rotherham Metro Gala was able to go ahead after a car crashed into Ponds Forge and… Read more »

Success in Gloucester

A strong performance at the popular Gloucester City Swimming Club Level 2 Open Meet 10/11 May. All the swimmers swam outstanding across the weekend with plenty of PBs and medals. Congrats to Kaden Edwards, top 9 yr boy and Georgina Withers Boalch who was top 10 girl and joint Overall top girl! Having won the… Read more »

CIJ Luxembourg Swim Wales success

A busy and successful swimming Bank Holiday weekend for the Swim Wales Regional & Youth Teams involving swimmers from across many Welsh Clubs: including Ben Baston, Bethan Connolly, Seren Harris & Harriet Jones from City of Cardiff. The team won the event with 1067 points (the second placed team scored 480 points) and secured 58… Read more »

National Arena Swimming League Final Success

26 APRIL 14 Congrats to our Swim Team finishing runners up at the B Final. The Club won the Relay Challenge. In the “virtual gala” (a combination of the times from both Finals) our Team was placed 6th out of the 20 Finalists being the top Welsh Western League Club. After a tough 3 rounds… Read more »

Stuttgart Swim Camp

Over the Easter Period we welcomed the Stuttgart Swim Team who held a swim Camp at the International Pool. At the end of their stay a mini competition was held with teams competing in 50 fly, back & breastroke, 100 free and then a cannon relay to finish off. CCSC has been sending a team… Read more »

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 »

Duke of Edinburgh Gold

Former club swimmers Melissa & Zach Jones received their D of E Gold award at St James’ Palace on 19 March. Prince Phillip was there and had a chat with all the people receiving their awards. They wish to thank Nikki Thompson & the CCSC coaches for helping them achieve their Bronze, Silver and Gold… Read more »

Trained for Bag Packing

2 March 2014 and with no training it was still a busy Sunday for our Arena B Final and Stuttgart Teams who were raising money for both events by bag packing at Asda Cardiff Bay. With 15 swimmers per session and with a few staying on for extra packing, the day ran smoothly with no… Read more »

Speeding at Closed Meet

The fourth Closed Invitational Meet saw CCSC racing against Barry ASC, Bridgend CSS, Cearphilly CSS, Llantrisant Sharks, Merthyr Tydfil SC, Neath ASA & City Of Newport. The meet provides a wonderful opportunity for new & junior swimmers to compete in a 50m pool. This year we had speeding tickets (100 issued over the day!) &… Read more »