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

Exciting New Club Kit

November 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Exciting New Club Kit

Exciting New Club Kit now available. You can now choose, pay for and get your kit delivered straight to your door. Simply follow the link below for all the details. Anyone wanting to order in [...]

Rossall Swim Camp 2019

November 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Rossall Swim Camp 2019

Back by popular demand is the Rossall Swim Camp for 2019!  If your children are interested in coming with us for a weekend by the sea in a Harry Potter esque school, please add these [...]

Team Manager & Time to Listen Courses 2019

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Team Manager & Time to Listen Courses 2019

Please see information below regarding a number of opportunities to attend a Team Manager or Time to Listen course that Swim North West will be running throughout the region in 2019. The following courses can [...]

Distance Gala

November 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Distance Gala

Early next year will see another Distance Gala, The aim of this meet is to give swimmers the opportunity to post a time on the ASA rankings and is open to any swimmer who is [...]

Wigan Development Gala

November 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Wigan Development Gala

The Wigan Development is set to return early in the new year!!! This is an ideal entry level gala for any of our younger or newer members who are interested in entering a competition. This [...]

Accepted Entries for Snowpen

November 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Accepted Entries for Snowpen

Please find attached the accepted entries for the SnowPen Gala, Warm up details to follow......

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