Posts By: Stephen Jones

Younger swimmers shine at Cardiff Closed Invitational Meet

City of Cardiff Swimming Club successfully hosted their first long course gala of 2016 at the Cardiff International Pool. The club invited teams from Barry, Celtic Dolphins, City of Newport, City of Newport, Carmarthen, LLanelli, Merthyr Tydfil, Neath, RCTPSS & Severnside Tritons to compete in a range of events in what proved to be an… Read more »

City of Cardiff getting ready for Rio 16

The memories of the Olympics in London 2012 have hardly faded and yet Rio 2016 is rapidly approaching promising an exciting summer of Sport. Preparations have stepped up a gear for four City of Cardiff swimmers hoping to secure a place in Team GB. At the beginning of January, Swim Wales organised a training camp… Read more »

Cardiff’s winning start to 2016

City of Cardiff Swimming Club have won the Val & Derek Ross Memorial Trophy. The club accepted an invitation from hosts Severnside Tritons to compete in an evening of relay races at Horfield Pool in Bristol on 16 January. Teams from Severnside, Soundwell and City of Newport competed over the 51 relay events. Cardiff led… Read more »

Great results from CCSC at SEW Sub Regional

City of Cardiff Swimmers competed at the SEW Sub Regional meet in Newport at the end of November. The team of mainly younger swimmers saw lots of great results from all across the club. For some swimmers it was their first “away” competition. Coach Ben Reid was very impressed with all the swimmers who competed… Read more »


The City of Cardiff Swimming Club hosted their main Autumn Meet at the beginning of November at the Cardiff International Pool. As part of the Short Course Season, The Welsh Capital Open Meet was held over 25m for the first time. 24 Clubs including those travelling from as far as Doncaster, Staines, St Ives and… Read more »

Successful Club Championships at International Pool

The new season has got off to a promising start for City of Cardiff Swimming Club, with the Annual Club Championships being held at the Cardiff International Pool at the end of September. This year the format of the gala was changed to fully embrace the new Short Course Season put in place by British… Read more »

Congratulations to our swimmers selected by Swim Wales

The Club are proud to announce the following swimmers have been selected to join the Swim Wales National squads: National Skills Academy: Theo Savva, Kyle Booth, Rhys Wardhaugh, Bradley Newman, Lily McAllister-Sutton, Darcey Harry, Morgana Moretti, Georgina Withers-Boalch. National Youth Development squad: Rhys Rickard-Frost, James Lewis, Andrew Flanigan. National Elite Development squad: Harriet Jones. National… Read more »

Farewell Matt

Letter from the Chairman Matt_Williams_Leaving Swimmers, Parents & Coaches send their best wishes to Matt. We are sorry you are leaving, but excited for your new role in Hillingdon. Keep in touch and look forward to welcoming you back at our Home Meets. Messages to Matt posted @cardiffswimming: Sian Williams- Wow! Such kindness, the end… Read more »

40 Stuttgarter Schwimmfest Success for Cardiff

The Cities of Cardiff & Stuttgart celebrate 60 years of being internationally linked this month. This is Cardiff’s oldest twinning link providing a diverse range of social, economic and cultural activities that have flowed between the Capital cities. Sport also plays an important part and in June the City of Cardiff Swimming Club took a… Read more »