Winning Ways at Welsh Nationals

The Easter weekend saw the City of Cardiff swimmers travel to Swansea for four days of intense competition at the Welsh Long Course Championships, which is the first major competition in the long course season. The format of the meet changed this year, with swimmers grouped in two year age bands as opposed to single… Read more »

Successful 2016 Tiger Bay Open Meet

City of Cardiff Swimming Club hosted 45 clubs with around 700 swimmers at their 7th Tiger Bay Open Meet in the Cardiff International Pool. The Level Three meet gives younger swimmers the chance to race Long Course in the 50m pool and this year CCSC extended the events for Para Swimmers. The meet commenced on… Read more »

Fast Swimming in new High Wycombe Pool

Congrats to CCSC swimmers who travelled up to High Wycombe Inaugural Open Meet in their new 50m pool. While club stalwarts Ieuan and Harriet once again performed well at this meet, taking medals in their key events, it was the junior swimmers who really caught the eye. Up and coming sprinter Annaliese Beynon continued her… Read more »


Preparations continue for the Olympic qualifiers in Glasgow next month and City of Cardiff Swimmers were part of a Swim Wales team competing in the “Golden Tour 5th Meeting Open Mediterranee” 4-6 March in Marseille Chloe Tutton, had a fantastic weekend racing hard in the three breaststroke events. She swam into each Final with a… Read more »

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 »