Wigan BEST Swim Squad Update

Wigan Pool Update. Maintenance work on Wigan Pool is progressing as planned and looks like will be open as scheduled on the 5th June, which mean's that the squad will move back in to the pool on Monday 10th June 2019. However the maintenance work … [Read more...]

BEST Top Club In Blackpool

Congratulations to all our swimmers who competed over the Bank-Holiday weekend in Blackpool, and came away with the top club trophy. All our swimmers really where on top form producing personal best time after personal best time, and taking an array … [Read more...]

4 Swimmers Qualify For Glasgow

Swimmers from left to rightJennifer Green - Hannah Sheehan - Jodie Gittins - Rachel Hornby The 2019 British Swimming Championships will take place in Glasgow from the 16th to 21st April. This event is one of the main events of the season with … [Read more...]

Gold for Jennifer

Jennifer with her gold medal Jennifer Green opened the Summer National Qualifying window with two excellent performances at last weekends ESSA National Championships in Crawley. Competing for the North West Jennifer started the weekend with an … [Read more...]

Temporary Closure of Wigan Pool

As reported last week the council have announced the temporary closure of Wigan Pool for essential repairs. The pool will close from the 1st April and reopen on the 5th June 2019. This does have an impact on the squad and we have reassigned some … [Read more...]

Swimmers Selected To Swim In English Schools

Congratulations to Hannah Sheehan, Jennifer Green and Jodie Gittins who have all been selected to represent the North West in the English Schools National final to take place in Crawley from the 22nd March to 24th March 2019. From Left to … [Read more...]

5 Swimmers Qualify For English Winter Championships

5 Wigan BEST swimmers have achieved the tough English Winter Championships Qualifying Times and will compete in Sheffield in the National event to be held from the 14th to 16th December. Jennifer Green will be competing in the ladies 100 & 200 … [Read more...]

8th Future Stars Open Swim Meet

Entries for the 2018 Future Stars have now closed and it is pleasing to report that the event has received fantastic support from all clubs across the North West. Unfortunately we have had to implement our rejection policy to ensure that we have a … [Read more...]

Qualifying Window For 2019 & 2020 Announced

The Qualification Window for the 2019 British Summer Championships and Home Nation summer meets will run from 22nd March – 27th May 2019 (inclusive). 9 week window The Summer Championships and the three respective home nation summer meets form … [Read more...]

Synchro Success For Greta

Another success story for the club is Greta Hampson who has gained major success in the sport of synchronised swimming. Greta who develops her aerobic capacity for the sport by training with Wigan BEST on a regular basis which has kept her families … [Read more...]