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

Monday 26th March – Micro League Session

March 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Monday 26th March – Micro League Session

To help us prepare for the rest of the season, could all swimmers selected for this years Micro League team please attend a dedicated relay session this Monday 26th March 6:30-7:00pm and report directly to [...]

Filming, Session Changes, Micro League Relay Changes, Monday 26th March

March 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Filming, Session Changes, Micro League Relay Changes, Monday 26th March

Please be advised on Monday 26th March the Junior Development group which is scheduled to start at 6:30pm will not start until 7:00pm. This allow the Micro League team to attend 6:30 to 7:00pm on [...]

Behaviour of Siblings or other children at the Wigan Life Centre

March 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Behaviour of Siblings or other children at the Wigan Life Centre

It has been brought to the clubs attention that their have been complaints from the public about the behaviour of children attending with parents or guardians of club swimmers. Although I fully understand that sitting [...]

Wigan Starter Meet 2018 Club Members Entry

March 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Wigan Starter Meet 2018 Club Members Entry

As many of your are aware we will once again be holding are very successfully and established Wigan Starter Meet on Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May 2018 at the Wigan Life Centre. Our aim [...]

Micro League Round 1 Results

March 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Micro League Round 1 Results

Well done to all the swimmers today in our first round of this years Micro League. It was a really close fought gala with some exciting swims and very close finishes (the cannon was amazing!) [...]

Swimming Competition Advice

February 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Swimming Competition Advice

Swimming Competition Advice Poolside Equipment We recommend that you pack your bag the evening before the gala to ensure that you have all the equipment you will need. The following is a checklist which should [...]

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