Wigan Swimming Club – WASPS2018-07-10T20:10:29+00:00

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

Percy Mason Level 3 meet

September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Percy Mason Level 3 meet

This Level 3 competition will take place at Orford Jubilee, Warrington on Saturday 1st December afternoon/evening, and all day Sunday 2nd December, (times to be confirmed once entry numbers are confirmed). Entry details for this [...]

Sunday Reduced Training Session Groups

September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Sunday Reduced Training Session Groups

The following dates we have reduced training sessions on a Sunday from 13:45-15:45, so please make a note of them. - Sunday 23rd September, 2018 13:35 - 14:45 - Development, Progression and Junior Development 14:45 [...]

New Groups and Training Sessions from 1st October 2018

September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on New Groups and Training Sessions from 1st October 2018

From 1st October, 2018 the new groups will be in operation. Please note: If you didn't take part in the timetrials this time, your group will stay the same. The groups are as follows: Development [...]

Time Trials – September 2018 – Results

September 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Time Trials – September 2018 – Results

You can now find September’s time trial result and the archive of previous results in the members area. Click Here Don't forget to put Sunday 28th October in your diaries as the Club Championships, more info [...]

Gala’s Galore

September 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Gala’s Galore

Save the Dates...here's your latest Gala line up We have a massive start to the season coming up with The Greater Manchester meet on its way shortly followed by numerous other gala's leading up to [...]

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