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Welcome to Truro City Swimming Clubs main website......

Welcome to the Truro City Swimming Club.

Situated in Cornwall the most beautiful and south western county in the UK.

Truro City Swimming Club founded before 1928 and revitalised in 1973 remains the premier swimming club in the County. Using a modern pool facility at Truro Leisure Centre, with 6 X 25m lanes and electronic timing it has been the most competitively successful club in Cornwall for the past 15 years.

In Emily Dart (Bio) the clubs Head Coach, the club is fortunate to have one of the very few Level 4 qualified coaches in the country, supported by her superb team of coaches (team), the club continues to grow and go from strength to strength. It has a very successful racing squad placed in the top 16 of South West England and Wales clubs and follow a progressive training programme which continues to delivery success. The club has had representation at Junior, Senior and National Level and also boasts some of the County's top Surf Life Savers as members a number who have represented Great Britain.

The Swim club has seen a number of great success, not only continually developing swimmers to compete at County and South West Regional level, but in 2007 (4 Swimmers), 2008 (4 swimmers), 2009 (1 swimmer),
2010 (3 swimmers)  and 2013 (2 swimmers)were competing at ASA National level at Sheffield in July & August.

The Club welcomes swimmers of all abilities !


SWIM Training - ON
Truro LC - ON
Truro School - ON

LAND Training - ON
Friday - 2 Sessions
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Truro College &  LC

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Latest News.....

08th July 2014
Truro City Swimmers Competitive in Gloucester Sprint

Sunday 06th July saw the final ASA Southwest Regional Championship of the swim season being held at the G1 Leisure Centre in Gloucester. This event often referred to by the swimmers as “the Gloucester five sprints” is an old favourite end of season meet which sees many regional qualifying swimmers from across the Southwest Counties competing within their the age groups, battling it out to become the short course sprint champion.

For full report click <HERE>

21st June 2014

Truro youngsters compete at annual regional championships.

Truro City Swimming Club's squad of seven age group qualifiers had very busy but productive weekends competing at the annual ASA Southwest Regional Age Group Swimming Championships held over consecutive weekends at Millfield and Horefield.

For full report click <HERE>

TCSC Meet Downloads

See Events Calendar.

Keep an eye on emails,
FB and gala board
for entry forms, QT and
Cut Off times for all

Truro Swimmers!

Members please read the important information regarding
the forthcoming summer break.

12th May 2014
Truro City members make the IAPS National Swimming Finals
Truro Prep swimmers and Truro City Swimming club members, all in year 6 Sam Norton, Alexander Beaumont, William Becconsall and Luke Barnsley qualified for the IAPS National Finals at the K2 Leisure Centre Crawley.

For full report click <HERE>

ASA 2013/14 Regional Qualifying Times

(Click on the "Clock" to view)
Times updated as announced

17th June 2014
*Planned Summer Break*

Members please make note of the following important information regarding the annual summer break.........

The club will be having its usual small break over the forthcoming summer holiday period.

For full details and dates for diary please click <HERE>

Accreditations ...

07th May 2014

Truro City pair take it to the next level at the annual regional championships.

Truro City Swimming Club's talented pair of senior swimmer Susie Laws and Charlie Haynes had a very busy but productive weekend competing at the annual ASA Southwest Regional Youth Swimming Championships held at The Life Centre, Plymouth.

For full report click <HERE>

Software for Swimmers ...

Truro City Swimmers Use
Swim Log Software
to Monitor Performance and Improvement

Click here to Download Trial

02 May 2014
Truro City Senior and Masters take county title at annual championships.

Massive WELL DONE to the 15 members of team Truro's Senior/Masters Squad who competed at the annual CCASA Championships held at the Dragon Centre, Bodmin last Sunday (27th April).

For the full report click <HERE>

TCSC Shirt Sponsor ...

26th April 2014

Club Championship and Splash Night 2014

Its that time of year again to start planning for the annual Truro City Swimming Club Championships and Splash Night.Popular demand has the return of the fun family relays!, so Mum's and Dad's dust down the costumes; great chance to swim together as a family.Trophy winners and custodians from last year please ensure that you return your awards promptly.

For full details, rules and further links to entry forms etc click <HERE>

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26th April 2014

Truro Swimmers attend International Swim Festival in Bad Bergzabern, Germany ...
Club chaperones and team mangers Tracy Clapton and Paul Parkinson took a squad of 8 swimmers on the annual pilgrimage to Bad Bergzabern in Germany.

For the full report click <HERE>


23 April 2014

*Truro swimmers profit from generous sponsorship*

Truro City’s Girls Captain Isabelle Corbett and some of the club’s competitive squad take official delivery of tracksuits from sponsor Ian Laws of Costcutters.

Truro City Swimming Club has recently been boosted by generous support from local business Costcutters. Ian and Sharon Laws owners of the Perranporth and Illogan outlets are pleased to present Truro City Swimming Club with a very generous cheque of £3000......

For the full report click <HERE>


31 March 2014

*Easter Break and LC Training*

Members please make note of the following important information.........

The club will be having a small break over the forthcoming Easter holiday period. There will be no club sessions on Good Friday (Friday 18th April) and Easter Sunday (Sunday 20th April). Full timetable and normal club nights return Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd.

Long Course Training has been booked at Plymouth Life Centre on
Saturday 19th April 2 Hour session and two lanes; capacity will be capped at 20-30 swimmers. Time and cost yet TBC by Head Coach Emily. Those swimmers who have regional times and/or are very close to regional times, all are expected to attend! This session is not exclusive to them and open to all club members; dependent on ability and the discretion of Head Coach. Further sessions are planned for May. Please keep an eye on emails, FB and website etc for full confirmed details; if you have any further queries please seek Emily.


25 March 2014

*Truro Mini Triathlon*

Monday 26th May 1300-1700 at Truro Prep School

This popular event makes a return for 2014. Three distances of mini triathlon races suitable for all primary school aged children. Open to all Truro City members; please keep an eye on gala noticeboard and/or forthcomings emails for further full confirmed details. All fund raising goes back into the club!

For course maps, entry forms and full details please seek designated page on FB. Type in Truro Prep Mini Triathlon Weekend into the FB search facility or alternatively seek the link available via the events section through our own FB site.

Any further queries or if you can help in any way please seek Mark or Sarah Norton poolside. Many thanks to Mark, Sarah and their team of helpers for organising this great event.


19th March 2014

Truro City Confirm Premier Club Status with Ellis Cup Success

Truro City swimming club successfully won back the County "Ellis" cup. This cup steeped in cornish swimming history is given to the  best overall club at the annual county championship.

For the full report click <HERE>


08th and 09th March 2014
Truro City continue to excel at second weekend of the County Championships 2014

More brilliant stats from Coach Emily Dart after the second weekend and conclusion of this year’s 2014 Cornwall County Champs.

For the full report click <HERE>


08 March 2014
Truro City Swimming Club Club Captains 2013/14

Truro City Captains for 2013/14..........................

From left to right.......
Junior Girls Captain Amelia Ireland, Girls Vice Captain Marisa Nicholls, Girls Captain Isabelle Corbett, Boys Captain Chris Harris, Boys Vice Captain Charlie Haynes and Junior Boys Captain Ben Norton.

Many congratulations to you all on this honour and fully deserved.


01st and 02nd March 2014
Truro City make an impression at the first weekend of the County Championships 2014

Let’s kick off with some brilliant stats from Coach Emily Dart after the first weekend of the 2014 Cornwall County Champs.

For the full report click <HERE>


02 March 2014

Newquay Cormorants Level 3 Open Meet
Entries are open. For full details and link to entry forms etc click <HERE>


04 March 2014


2013/2014 Truro City Swimming Club Squad Photograph.

The annual squad photograph is scheduled for........
For full details click <HERE>


28 February 2014
County Blocks 2014

Comp Sec Val Rice has emailed to relevant members the confirmed entries from Truro City; please check your individual details that name,

DOB, events etc are correct, any errors seek Val soonest.
Also attached is the confirmation of the session schedule with appropriate warm up, start time and estimated finish time

Very Best of Luck to all involved, Go team TRURO!


11 February 2014
Team Truro put in a great performance at annual County distance meet.....

Big WELL DONE to our club members who participated in the gruelling female 800 M and male 1500 M annual County distance Championship held over long course at The Life Centre, Plymouth on Saturday 08th February.

For the full report click <HERE>


15 January 2014
Truro City young guns almost snatch victory at the County Junior Interclub 2014 ...

Truro City Swimming Club Junior Members made the annual trip to the Dragon Leisure Centre Bodmin with high hopes of a shock result on Saturday 11th January in the County  Division One, Junior Inter Club Championship.

For the full report click <HERE>


30October 2013
Truro City Swimmers excel at Jersey Tigers Open Meet...
Truro City Swimming Club has recently returned from their annual pilgrimage to the Walkers Tigers Open Meet held in Jersey at the Les Quennevais Sports Centre in St Brelade. This fierce and fast combined Level 2 (Regional) and Level 3 (County) meet is held over 3 days and has been an important part of the clubs gala programme for a number of years, testing the swimmers swim fitness early in the swim race calendar but also providing an early opportunity to record both county and regional qualifying times (QT).

For the full report click <HERE>


29 October 2013
Congratulations ... 6 Truro City Swimmers swim for Cornwall ...

A number of Truro City Swimming Club members can be proud for having been represent the County of Cornwall in the National Inter – County Championship event held at Ponds Forge Sheffield over the weekend in October 2013

For the full report click <HERE>

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