Wigan Swimming Club is a community based competitive swimming club, out main training base is the Wigan Life Centre. The club is accredited by Swim England (formerly The ASA) and Swim Mark. Our aim is to develop swimmers so they can achieve their goals and ambitions, whether that is local competitive events or the Olympics. The club strives to develop each swimmer individually to their full potential. With a large team of professionally qualified IOS (Institute of Swimming) coaches, who are continuously developing to make sure the best coaching techniques are being delivered. Supported by a team of highly dedicated volunteers committed to the success and smooth running of the club. We aim to offer an environment which is both driven and fun so swimmers can enjoy the sport for many years to come.

Become a member

Everything you need to know to join up and become a member.

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Time trials

Please check out our schedule for details about the time trials.

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Keep up to date and see how the club and its members are doing.

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All you need to know about training, what where and when.

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Please use the link below to buy all your goggles, pull buoys, kick boards, mesh bags, costumes and fins. You will receive an online discount plus for every purchase ProSwimwear will donate money to the club, so please use this link every time you purchase swim gear.


Becoming a Member

Do you have aspirations in swimming?  Have you completed Stage 6 upwards of the ASA’s National Plan for Teaching Swimming? Are you able to swim 50m of Frontcrawl, Backstroke and Breaststroke holding good technique and have an understanding of Butterfly?


Training & Groups

The club has 8 groups to cater for all abilities of swimmers from just progressing from learn to swim, all the way up to masters.

Members should be attending all the sessions made available to them. Click below for more information.


Wigan Starter Meet

Once again we will be holding our very successful starter meet which is designed and aimed at club swimmers.

Please click here to go directly to our starter meet page for the conditions, entry details and results.


Want more information?

Do not hesitate to contact one of our team about any queries you may have. Click here to find out how.

Latest News

Time Trials – Sunday 22nd September – Entry

September 12th, 2019|Comments Off on Time Trials – Sunday 22nd September – Entry

The next time trials are on Sunday 22nd September, all swimmers are required to submit an online entry before midnight on Friday 20th September. All swimmers should attend the time trials as they take [...]

Greater Manchester Accepted Entries

September 10th, 2019|Comments Off on Greater Manchester Accepted Entries

Please find below the link to the accepted entries for the upcoming Greater Manchester Gala. Please have a quick check that all seems correct. We will release the warmup times and any other information once [...]

WSC Committee Meeting 11th Sept 2019

September 9th, 2019|Comments Off on WSC Committee Meeting 11th Sept 2019

Hi All The next committee meeting will be this Wednesday at 7pm, Francos restaurant (around the corner from the Life Centre) All welcome

WSC AGM 30th September 2019

September 5th, 2019|Comments Off on WSC AGM 30th September 2019

Hi All, Our annual AGM will be held on Monday 30th September 2019 at 7pm, (Venue to be confirmed). This is when we vote in new and old members to specific roles within the committee. [...]

Sunday Swim Session – Sponsored Swim

September 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Sunday Swim Session – Sponsored Swim

Just a reminder that the Wigan Swimming Club sponsored swim will take the place of all of Sundays sessions.  Could I ask that all swimmers attend to help with this great event, even if you've [...]

Greater Manchester Entries Important

August 25th, 2019|Comments Off on Greater Manchester Entries Important

Please remember all entries need to be handed in by this Sunday 1st September no more entries will be accepted after this date. If you have any questions please email meets@wiganswimmingclub.org.uk and we will get [...]

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