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

B&D Team Selection – Round 1

January 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on B&D Team Selection – Round 1

The first round of the B&D Swimming & Water Polo Mini Galas for 2020 will be our home fixture held on Friday 7th February. Wigan Life Centre, College Road, Wigan, WN1 1NJ. 7:45 pm Warm [...]

Team Captains 2020

January 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Team Captains 2020

I am very pleased to announce this year's team captains. Congratulations to all of you. You will receive your T-shirts soon. B&D Mini David Ivkovic Ivandeki Isabel Lloyd Micro League Sami Manir Jolley Hannah Lee [...]

Lancashire County Champs Weekend 2 warmup times

January 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Lancashire County Champs Weekend 2 warmup times

Well here we are again weekend 2 of the Lancashire County Championships 2020 is nearly here. Please find below all of the warmup details for this weekend. Also we have attached a copy of the [...]

New Groups – Sunday 26th January

January 21st, 2020|Comments Off on New Groups – Sunday 26th January

  Well done to all the swimmers that took part in the recent time trials. As usual, there were some brilliant performances with many personal bests. The new groups above will take effect from Sunday [...]

WSC Committee Meeting 20th Jan 2020

January 17th, 2020|Comments Off on WSC Committee Meeting 20th Jan 2020

Hi All, The next committee meeting will be on Monday 20th Jan at 7pm in the North Gallery, Life Centre. We will be discussing the year ahead.  Amongst other things we will be looking at [...]

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