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 »

Month of May & June Reports

The Club continued its busy gala programme during May with teams competing at the Swansea level One Meet pursuing National times and our younger swimmers racing at the SEW Junior Development Meet. The final weekend of May was the last chance of qualification with CCSC welcoming around 900 swimmers from 95 clubs to the Cardiff… Read more »

Awesome April

“Trained and ready to race” has been the case in April where City of Cardiff swimmers across the club have competed at a gala every weekend in April! The beginning of the month started with the SEW No Time Gala in Newport, where 44 swimmers set times for the first time in some of the… Read more »

Magnificent March

It has been a busy month of competition with CCSC swimmers competing for their country and our 8th Tiger Bay Open Meet at the Cardiff International Pool. Tiger Bay gives a chance for younger swimmers to race in a 50m pool and this year para swimmers were fully integrated into the event programme. It was… Read more »

February Focus

February saw the club focus return to the pool in three competitions SOUTH EAST WALES REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS The City of Cardiff Swimming Club had an outstanding regional championships, with a record number of swimmers qualifying for the event. This year, without some of the senior swimmers at the meet as they were competing elsewhere, the… Read more »

Tributes to Keith Bewley & January News

2017 started with a bang for City of Cardiff Swimmers with three galas already completed in January; however, the Club’s excitement turned to shock with the unexpected news that Keith Bewley the club’s Elite and Performance coach for the past seven years had passed away, suddenly, on Sunday evening, 15th January. It was with great… Read more »