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City of Cardiff Swimming Club are delighted to announce the selection of four swimmers to represent Team Wales at the Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia starting on 4 April 2018. (L to R: Harriet Jones, Xavier Castelli, Bethan Sloan) Following on from some outstanding performances over the summer as well as at the… Read more »

Records | Relays | Racing again

City of Cardiff swimmers joined the Swim Wales team in USA to prepare for the Commonwealth Games and took part in the TYR PRO SWIM SERIES AT AUSTIN on 11-14 January. Congrats to Harriet Jones breaking the 50m butterfly Welsh Record in 26.63 Earlier in ther meet Chloe Tutton won gold in the 200m breaststroke… Read more »

Autumn 2017 Gala Summary

Well done to all our swimmers who competed in a busy Autumn at the Greater Gwent Fastwater & Development Meets, Manchester International, the SEW Sub Regional Competition and at the Carmarthen Christmas Open and Newport Cracker. Many medals & PBs were achieved together with gaining valuable experience at a race weekend. Welsh Capital Open, SW… Read more »

Strong swimming at 2017 UK School Games

Congratulations to our CCSC swimmers who were selected to represent Wales at the 2017 UK School Games held on 31 August-3 September. The swimming events were held on 2 & 3 September in the Loughborough University pool. Pic of full Team Wales by Sue Roberts Overall the team finished 6th with 212 points. The team… Read more »

2016 2017 Season roundup

Here is our roundup of the 2016/2017 season – prepared by Coach Dale Thanks all members of the Club for their hard work & support during 2016-2017 season. Swimmers, thank you for all of your hard work throughout the season. Your dedication and drive is remarkable and we are privileged to be able to be… Read more »

Successful US Open for Cardiff Trio

Nassau County Aquatics Center East Meadow, NY USA US OPEN results us open psych sheet Well done to our swimmers, Chloe T, Harriet J & Xavier M competing for Swim Wales as follows: (pics from Swim Wales) 2 Aug e1 Harriet 200m butterfly h 2:16.24 C Final 2:13.92 (1) 2 Aug e4 Xavier 100m free… Read more »

British Summer Championships 25-30 July 17

Congratulations to our team of 15 swimmers who were invited to Ponds Forge in Sheffield at the Britih Summer Champs 2017. All had obtained a top 24 time in the qualification window. A total 12 individual medals were awarded and 18 pbs across our team of 15 swimmers. There was gold for our male medley… Read more »

Gyor European Youth Olympics Festival 22-30 July 2017

Massive congrats to Kyle Booth on a successful debut in Gyor at the European Youth Olympics Festival representing Team GB. As the sole Welsh Swimmer, Kyle competing in the 100m & 200m breaststroke and was part of the Medley relay team. Head Coach Graham stated “Kyle has had an outstanding meet at the European Youth… Read more »

Commonwealth Youth Games 17-23 July 2017

Congrats to Ioan Evans Hannah Sloan & Rebecca Sutton racing for Team Wales at the Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games 17-23 July 2017. Dale was part of the Team Wales coaching staff. British Swimming announcement The aquatic events were held at the Betty Kelly-Kenning National Swim Complex which opened in 2001 and has received Olympic,… Read more »

Season Finale part one

As the 2016/2017 season comes to a close, our younger City of Cardiff Swimmers have been racing hard both abroad and in Cardiff. A team of 32 competed in the 42 Stuttgarter Schwimmfest with the team coming an impressive second overall. (Pics from Ellie Booth) At the Swim Wales Open Water Festival, CCSC swimmers Lili… Read more »