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Swimming


The club fees are for the 2019/20 academic year. Fees are set by the club and are subject to change the following academic year.

 

Club Background

The Cardiff Met Swim team competes each year in the BUCS Team Champs, BUCS Short course and BUCS Long course competitions.

We are very proud to say that after our hard work over the last 5 years our A team is now competing against the top Universities in Division 1 and our B Team has been promoted to Division 2. After last year’s success we are now in a position to enter a C Team into Division 3.

We have several National & International swimmers in the squad; eight of these swimmers have qualified for a Sports Scholarship. This year a 'performance' squad has been created for our top swimmers which entitles them to Strength & Conditioning access with the University S&C team @CMetSandC. 

Ieuan Lloyd - Team GB Olympian & current Cardiff Met student

 

We work closely with City of Cardiff Swimming Club and head coach Graham Wardell, which means we are able to offer extra training where needed for our National & International swimmers.

Our vision is to continue to produce great results and keep Cardiff Met's reputation as being one of the top Sports Universities in the country.

For more information about the team, applying for a Scholarship & having the opportunity to represent Cardiff Met in the BUCS competitions please contact:

Dave Tonge dtonge@cardiffmet.ac.uk (Performance Director)

Dan Davies jddavies@cardiffmet.ac.uk (Technical Performance Coach)

Alternatively contact the SU Sport office on 029 2041 7073 or susport@cardiffmet.ac.uk

Twitter: @CardiffMetSwim @tonge_dave

 

Training Times

Monday – Swimming - 16:00 -17:30 (Cyncoed Pool)

Tuesday – Swim Long course - 07:30 – 08:30 (Cardiff International Pool – Bus provided)

Tuesday – Swimming – 16:00 - 17:30 (Cyncoed Pool)

Wednesday - Swimming – 07:30 – 08:30 (Cyncoed Pool)

Thursday – Swimming – 18:30 – 20:00 (Cyncoed Pool)

Friday – Swimming – 07:30 – 08:30 (Cyncoed Pool)

Friday – Swimming – 16:00 – 17:00 (Cyncoed Pool)

Sunday - Land Based - 10:45 - 11:45 (NIAC)

Sunday – Swimming – 12:00 – 13:00 (Cyncoed Pool)

 

Cardiff Met Water Polo

Both the Cardiff Met Men's and Women's Water Polo Teams compete in BUCS and the Bristol and West Leagues, giving us plenty of opportunity to play very competitive water polo against some of the best teams in South Wales and the South West region of England.

 

Waterpolo Training

Mondays: 7-8.30pm Pool

Wednesdays: 2-4pm Pool

Sundays: 11-1pm Pool

For more information on how to join the club or find out more please contact:

susport@cardiffmet.ac.uk 

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