Welcome to Carn Brea Helston Swimming Club

Carn Brea and Helston Swimming Club is located in the heart of the beautiful county of Cornwall.

As a club we cater for swimmers of all ages and abilities from youngsters learning to swim right through to national ability competitive swimmers.

We encourage all of our members to improve their strokes, stamina and fulfil their own potential as a swimmer. Above all we aim to ensure that all members have an enjoyable and rewarding swimming career.

Carn Brea and Helston Swimming Club (CBHSC) offers a structured environment which encourages involvement of its members at many different levels. CBHSC aims to provide the opportunity for all swimmers, regardless of their ability, to be the best that they can be and to reach their highest level of achievement through hard work, discipline, support, encouragement and team spirit provided by the coaches, teachers, swimmers and parents.

Parents of swimmers are encouraged to support the club through membership on the committee. CBHSC promotes a good family and social atmosphere where new members are always welcome.

Carn Brea and Helston Swimming Club has a long proud history of producing many of Cornwall's best swimmers, a fact that is still very much applicable today.

Take a look around our site and if you like what you see why not get in contact or come along and have a go?

Carn Brea and Helston Swimming Club come and be a part of it!


How To join

If your child is interested in progressing their swimming and perhaps trying competitive swimming then Carn Brea Helston Swimming Club could be for you.

We can cater for swimmers of all ages and abilities. If you are interested then why not speak to our Anna Lyford who will be happy to provide you with full details and answer any questions you may have. To contact Anna please email her on enquiry.cbhsc@gmail.com

 If you would like more information then please view our How To Join page.



The Team

Meet our dedicated team.

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Key Contacts

Contact the people who keep the club running smoothly.

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The Pools

Our training pools.

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Recent Events



Summer Presentation

Huge Congratulations to all the swimmers who were honored at our recent Presentation Evening. Mark Exell, CBHSC Chairman hosted the evening and was keenly supported by Redruth Charity Trust Chairman, Chris Hailey. CBHSC recently received generous donations of swim equipment from RCT and it was lovely to invite Chris along to see our wonderful swimmers receiving medals, trophies and Captaincies for their efforts and achievements.

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New President Elect!

Carn Brea & Helston S.C. would like to congratulate Ms Anne Jolly on her appointment of President Elect of Cornwall County Amateur Swimming Association. Anne will hold this post until June 2018 when she will then become President for the year 2018/19.

Anne has been great supporter & Club Member of CBH for many years, first training as a Judge 1 /Timekeeper to help enable our club to provide more licenced, nationally ranked galas for our Club Members.


Regionals 2017

The Club also excelled at the Regional Championships, which took place over 3 weekends. Swimmers travelled to Plymouth, Bristol and Millfield to compete with the best of the South West region. Alongside some outstanding swimming and numerous Personal Best times being set, the Club welcomed home two new Regional Champions in Megan Vingoe and Turaya Evans.



Latest Information...

9th July 2018

Round 2 CDSSL Results now available in Events Results

33rd Level 2 CBH Open Meet - For an entry pack click here. For a list of club members who are eligibile please go to the Members Area.

CBH Club Sprints

20th June 2018

Club Champs Results now available in Events Results

12th June 2018

Latest Performance Awards now available in Performance Awards section in the Members Area

Week One of the CBH Club Champs now available in Events Results

Newquay Gala Results now available in Events Results