Established in 1981 we are South Yorkshire’s premier competitive swimming club and train at the prestigious Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield. Our aim is to compete at the highest levels in the sport, and within our squads we have many International swimmers and National medallists. We also compete at district, county and regional levels, including various open meets through-out the year. We are an ASA Beacon Club and are regularly ranked in the top 10 clubs in Great Britain.
For any training related enquiries please email by clicking this link. Any enquiries about COSSS Open Meets should be directed to Jane Faulkner by clicking this link. For any general enquiries or correspondence please email our Honorary Secretary Val Ragsdale by clicking this link. or for written correspondence , send to:- COSSS Honorary Secretary, 51 Woodburn Drive, Chapeltown, Sheffield, S35 1YT. Many of the photos on our site are courtesy of Simon Wright at GBswimstars, see more of his work at www.gbswimstars.com
- Last Updated on Monday, 31 August 2015 17:17
The inaugural ASA English National Championships were held the week following the British Summer Championships at Ponds Forge between the 4th and the 9th August and represented the final domestic meet of the year in which COSSS swimmers competed.
- Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015 19:51
Thirty COSSS swimmers qualified to compete at the inaugural British Summer Nationals and Open Water Championships held at Ponds Forge and Rother Valley. By the end of the seven days of top competition, COSSS had won 30 medals and secured a further 29 finals places.
- Last Updated on Friday, 28 August 2015 09:27
The second running of the COSSS Summer Meet drew clubs from all over the country for some high quality end of season long course racing.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 July 2015 16:47
The results of the July time trial are now available. Please click below. Apologies for the delay in publishing these - we have had a few technical problems with the website. There are also hard copies for viewing only on the club notice board at Ponds Forge.
- Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015 16:43
Three more of our swimmers, Sam Budd, Max Litchfield and James Crisp, represented GB teams in the early part of a very busy end-of- season calendar.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 08:01
COSSS's younger swimmers were in action at the John Charles in the annual White Rose
Meet. Both teams put in fantastic performances, with COSSS A team dead-heating with Leeds, only to be pipped into second place on race win count back.
- Last Updated on Friday, 03 July 2015 21:16
Senior Elite and older AGN and JO1 swimmers who'd qualified for the Open Scottish National Championships competed at the Tollcross Commonwealth Pool over a busy four days in Glasgow.
- Last Updated on Monday, 06 July 2015 19:07
COSSS Senior Elite swimmer Darcy Deakin (16) competed as part of a GB junior team at the inaugural European Games and returned with three medals!
- Last Updated on Monday, 29 June 2015 11:39