Wigan Swimming Club – WASPS 2018-02-20T22:36:46+00:00

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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

Sunday Session Changes – 22nd April 2018

April 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Sunday Session Changes – 22nd April 2018

Due to the Micro League taking place this Sunday 22nd April, please could you take note of the following sessions changes. 12:00 - 1:00pm Development and progression as normal. 1:00 - 2:00pm Senior development and [...]

Micro League – Round 2

April 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Micro League – Round 2

The 2nd round of this year Micro League is our home fixture. We really need a full team out for this one with every point counting!! Sunday 22nd April 14:30 pm Warm UP Wigan Life [...]

B&D Round 3 – Team Selection

April 10th, 2018|Comments Off on B&D Round 3 – Team Selection

Round 3 is our home fixture of the B&D Swimming & Water Polo Mini Galas. It will be held on Friday 20th April. Wigan Life Centre College Avenue Wigan WN1 1NJ 7:45pm Warm Up, 8:00pm [...]

Time Trials – April 2018 – Results

April 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Time Trials – April 2018 – Results

Well done to all the swimmer who took part in the time trails just gone, a big thank you to Josh Williams for coming across to run the timing system in my absence and Michelle [...]

Time Trials 8th April Confirmed Entries

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Time Trials 8th April Confirmed Entries

Please find below a list of all swimmers who have submitted an entry, these entries have been processed ready for Sunday. Sadly I wont be there on Sunday as I am away from tomorrow (today, [...]

Time Trials Reminder

April 5th, 2018|Comments Off on Time Trials Reminder

A final reminder that all entries for this Sunday’s time trials MUST BE COMPLETED BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. Any entries after this time will not be accepted.   The next time trial is on Sunday 8th [...]

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