Wigan Swimming Club – WASPS2018-10-31T14:43:14+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

Team Gala Organising Group

January 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Team Gala Organising Group

Would you like to be part of an organising group who's sole purpose is to organise our team home galas? As a swimming club we have 3 home galas in the space of two weeks: [...]

Lancashire counties merchandise pre-order

January 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Lancashire counties merchandise pre-order

Mailsports are now taking pre-orders for 2019 Lancashire counties hoodies, towels and swim hats. For anyone who is interested these will be available to pick up from the Event once ordered Please follow the link [...]

Team Gala Information

January 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Team Gala Information

All fixtures for the B & D Mini, Intermediate League, Micro League and Senior League have been drawn and are detailed below. All fixtures have been added to the club diary, which you're welcome to [...]

Time Trials – January 2019 – Results

January 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Time Trials – January 2019 – Results

You can now find January’s time trial result and the archive of previous results in the members area. Click Here Don't forget we need plenty of help for the Wigan and Tyldesley Starter Meet, which is [...]

Timetrials Lost Property

January 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Timetrials Lost Property

I know the swimming hat and club shirt look the same as the one your child has in their bag or has just put in the wash. The shirt is an Adult Small and the [...]

Greater Manchester Age Group Meet 2019 Info

January 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Greater Manchester Age Group Meet 2019 Info

Hi all we now have the information for the Greater Manchester Age Group Gala which takes place over two weekends at the end of March the 23-24 and 30-31. Below you will find attached the [...]

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