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 2

February 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on B&D Team Selection – Round 2

The second round of the B&D Swimming & Water Polo Mini Galas for 2020 will be held on Sunday 8th March. Bolton School, Chorley New Road, Bolton, BL1 4PA 3:00 pm Warm Up, 3:15 pm [...]

Micro League – Round 1

February 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Micro League – Round 1

Yeah, Its Micro League time again!! The first round is on: Sunday 8th March 16:45 pm Warm UP West View Leisure Centre Ribbleton Lane Preston Lancashire PR1 5EP Can you please let me know ASAP [...]

North West Summer Regionals 2020 Entry Info

February 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on North West Summer Regionals 2020 Entry Info

North West Summer Regionals entries are now open. As in previous years, entries are to be completed online direct with North West swimming. Please click HERE to find all the information including terms and conditions, [...]

Greater Manchester Age Group Meet Accepted Entries

February 18th, 2020|Comments Off on Greater Manchester Age Group Meet Accepted Entries

Please find below the accepted entries for the Greater Manchester Age Group Meet. Please check them and if you have any questions please email meets@wiganswimmingclub.org.uk Warmup times for each session are included next to your [...]

Committee Meeting Cancelled

February 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Committee Meeting Cancelled

Hi All Due to half term and most not being able to attend we have cancelled this evenings committee meeting and re-arranged it for Monday 9th March 7pm North Gallery, Wigan Life Centre. Apologies for [...]

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