National Performance

National Performance


National Performance is a high performance squad for swimmers with the commitment, ability and ambition to compete at National and International level. National Performance offers up to 18 hours of advanced swimming training per week + 2 hours per week of swimming specific land training.


City of Newport Swimming and Water Polo Club

The City of Newport Swimming and Water Polo Club is a competitive swimming club which is affiliated to Swim Wales. Above all the club prides itself on providing a safe, enjoyable, stimulating and challenging environment for all swimmers whatever squad they attend.

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Swimming Club

The club has 9 squads ranging from Academy where swimmers at Stage 7 from the ASA National Plan for Teaching Swimming (NPTS) are coached to improve their stroke technique, swim speed and stamina thus increasing fitness, through to National Performance Squad where our elite swimmers train over 10 sessions per week and compete in National and International events.

The City of Newport Swimming Club is one of the top five competitive swimming clubs in Wales and a fully affiliated member of Swim Wales. The club has three professional coaches and a team of fully qualified volunteer coaches who look after the nine swimming squads and two water polo teams.
The squads train at the Regional Pool located in the International Sports Village, Newport, Newport Leisure Centre and Active Living Centre in Bettws.
If your child would like to improve, with their hard work and our coaching skills we can help you achieve that goal. Above all the club prides itself on providing a safe, enjoyable, stimulating and challenging environment. Whatever your standard we have a squad for you.
During your time with the City of Newport Swimming Club you will achieve your potential and be 'AS GOOD AS YOU CAN BE'

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Latest News

Head Coach Appointed

Congratulations to James Goodwin - our new Head Coach

Notice of Vacancy


2014/2015 season
The City of Newport Swimming Club Celebration of Achievement Presentation and Quiz Evening
Saturday 14th November
7.30pm – 11pm
at The Newport Centre
Tickets for entry, food and quiz
- £5 per adult
- £2.50 per child
– New Club Captains
- Most improved academy swimmer
- National representation
- Volunteer of the year
- Club Championship awards
- Most improved from each age
- Ken Edwards awards
- Steve Lewis awards
Plus many more for ALL squads
Tickets available from NISV and ALC and at The Club Championships, Greater Gwent Meets or from your coaches.

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Fantastic afternoon at the Steve Lewis 'It's a Knockout'. Congratulations to everyone who took part. ...

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Welsh and British Squad Selections

Congratulations to the following swimmers who have gained entry into the following Welsh and British squads.

Senior Elite
Cameron Brown- Cameron has also been selected for the British Swimming National Freestyle squad along with International swimmers such as James Guy, Callum Jarvis, Jazz Carlin and Fran Halsall.

National Youth Development
William Ryley
Lewis Waters
Matthew Williams
Logan Davies
Cerys Coley
Erin Bryce

National Skills Academy
Kameron Clarke
Megan Allison
Mia Board
Ellana Horton
Scarlet Major ...

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Newport Live and The City Of Newport Swimming and Water Polo Club are currently recruiting an assistant swimming coach. If you think you would be a suitable candidate and would work to ensure all members of the integrated swimming programme and school's swim programme receive the best quality coaching, we would welcome your application.

The job description and job specification is advertised on the Newport Live website and can be accessed via the link below.

NB: closing date is Monday 17th August 2015 ...

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Welsh National results, now on the club's website ...

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Meet Information

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