Wigan Swimming Club – WASPS 2018-05-04T15:13:12+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

BBQ Tickets Now Available

June 11th, 2018|Comments Off on BBQ Tickets Now Available


Micro League – Round 4

June 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Micro League – Round 4

This years final round of the Micro League is on Saturday 23rd June in sunny Southport. We really need a full team out for this fixture to try and qualify for the final. Saturday 23rd [...]

Micro League – Round 3

June 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Micro League – Round 3

Its Micro League time again, and after a couple of months break we have rounds 3 and 4 within a week of each other! The first fixture is on: Sunday 17th June 16:15 Warm UP [...]

intermediate League – Round 1

May 25th, 2018|Comments Off on intermediate League – Round 1

We have our first Intermediate League fixture of the year on Friday 8th June. This is a great opportunity to get a full team out and start the season strong. Round 1 – Friday 8th June [...]

Committee Meetings

May 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Committee Meetings

We are always in need of more committee members and people to help out. If you are interested please come along to our very informal meetings held at the Wigan Life Centre, approximately every two months. The dates are posted [...]

Open Water Sessions 2018

May 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Open Water Sessions 2018

As the open water season has now officially started, Swim England North West have arranged a varied line up of events. We thought we would share with you all the Open Water sessions that we [...]

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