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 Tuesday, 21 October 2014 13:43
Ponds Forge intend to go live with the pay and display car park from the 1st November and therefore need to process all the permits within the next couple of weeks.
If you wish to purchase a car park permit then please complete this form and return to reception anytime between Thursday 16th October and Friday 24th October to allow time for Ponds Forge staff to process your application. Any returned after that date may not be processed in time and standard parking fees will apply.
Can we ask that if you have any problems with the new system that you contact the Centre Manager directly.
- Last Updated on Sunday, 19 October 2014 20:26
The Yorkshire Winter Competition took place on the weekend of the 10th and 11th October at Ponds Forge. Despite being so early in the season, there were many fantastic swims. By the Sunday evening COSSS swimmers had won 48 medals (20 gold, 11 silver and 17 bronze) and many other top ten hat winners!
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 09:49
The first round of the Arena League for the south section of the North East League took place on Saturday 11th October. Most COSSS swimmers had competed at the Yorkshire Winter Competition earlier in the day, so it was a long day for many!
- Last Updated on Thursday, 04 September 2014 20:52
To reduce the risk of errors in meet entries, the club would be very grateful if all COSSS swimmers and parents could follow the process described below:
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 19:49
This year's Teaspoon Gala was as popular as ever, with a packed programme of 50m sprinting and comprised competitors from more than 30 clubs from all over the UK.
- Last Updated on Friday, 19 September 2014 18:22
Subject to network availability at Ponds Forge the Live Results for the 2014 Teaspoon Sprints Gala will be available here
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 09:46
The White Rose Gala is the traditional season opener for COSSS younger swimmers (9-12 years) and for some it was the first time they had worn the red and black COSSS hats in competition. This year, COSSS entered two teams, and both performed brilliantly.