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

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 [...]

Summer BBQ and Fundraiser – Saturday 7th July

May 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Summer BBQ and Fundraiser – Saturday 7th July

If you haven't already get the date in your diary, Saturday 7th July, Barbecue Food, Gauntlets, Bouncy castles, Live Music, Face Painting, Games and More. Tickets available online shortly.             [...]

Water bottles are now available – get yours today and your kit.

May 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Water bottles are now available – get yours today and your kit.

Hi all, We now have water bottles available to purchase from the club - as well as our great range of kit including, towels, t-shirts, hoodies and bags. You need to be a registered [...]

Save the date 7th of July – Our annual BBQ fundraiser.

May 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Save the date 7th of July – Our annual BBQ fundraiser.

Hi all, Please save the date - we have our annual BBQ fundraiser  - details will be put up closer to the time.  Its a time for the kids and parents to have some fun [...]

Team Manager and Time to Listen Courses 2018

May 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Team Manager and Time to Listen Courses 2018

Please see information below regarding a number of opportunities to attend a Team Manager or Time to Listen course that we have running throughout the region in 2018. The following courses can all be booked [...]

B&D Round 4 – Team Selection

May 10th, 2018|Comments Off on B&D Round 4 – Team Selection

Round 4 is our final fixture of the B&D Swimming & Water Polo Mini Galas, until the final later in the year. It will be held on Friday 18th May. Warrington Orford Jubilee Park Jubilee [...]

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