About Us

CYMS St Edmund’s Swimming Club is located at St Edmund’s College Ipswich. We are a family orientated club with swimmers from 5 years of age. Our season runs from October to March each year with a few weeks break for the Christmas holidays.

Club nights are on Tuesday nights starting at 6:00pm at St Edmund’s College Ipswich Pool. Swimmers nominate online for eventsprior to Club Night. Events include 12.5, 25 and 50 metre races with extra distance swims available throughout the season. Our valued club volunteers operate a canteen providing hot food, snacks and drinks on Club Nights.

CYMS History

In 1902, the Archbishop of Sydney made comment in the Queensland Times about the strength of the Catholic Young Mens Society in Ipswich. Prior to this date, there is little mention of CYMS in the local newspapers. Hence the official commencement date of the Society in Ipswich is unknown.

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