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

Micro League Teamsheet – 16th June 2019

May 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Micro League Teamsheet – 16th June 2019

Micro League League Blackpool Away Sunday 16th June 2019, 4:15pm warm up. Address: Palatine Leisure Centre, 207 St Anne's Rd, Blackpool FY4 2AP If you could let me know if your swimmer is available or [...]

Intermediate League Teamsheet

May 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Intermediate League Teamsheet

Intermediate League Chadderton Away Monday 10th June 2019, 7:15pm warm up. Address: Chadderton Wellbeing Centre, Burnley St, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0JH If you could let me know if your swimmer is available or not by [...]

Committee Meeting Monday 20th May 2019

May 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Committee Meeting Monday 20th May 2019

Hi All, Just to let you know that the Committee Meeting tomorrow (20th May) will be held at Francos Restaurant (around the corner from the Life Centre)  at 7pm All welcome

Swim Camp 2019 Places Still Available

April 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Swim Camp 2019 Places Still Available

Hi All, we still have a few places available for this years Swim Camp held at Rossall School, Fleetwood, 16th - 18th August 2019.  This year Swim Camp is open to all members 9yrs plus [...]

Starter Meet Sponsorship and Parent Help

April 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Starter Meet Sponsorship and Parent Help

As you are hopefully well aware our Starter Meet is being held over the 22nd/23rd June. As a community club we need all the help we can with raising funds for the club to [...]

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