Withnell Amateur Swimming Club

Come join the fun ... and get fit

Open for all ages and abilities, from young, non-swimmers to adult improvers


Welcome to the official Brinscall and Withnell Amateur Swimming Club (WASC) web site.

The club is based at Brinscall Swimming Baths near Chorley, and is run completely by volunteers.

Swimming sessions are held on Monday and Friday evenings (info) and are open to club members only. All sessions are fully supervised by ASA qualified Level 2 and 1 coaches.

If you are interested in joining the club, please come along for a taster session.


Swimming club closed tonight (30/6/17) due to pool closure.
WASC re-commences on Monday night 5th September at 7:15pm.
Gala Presentation night on Saturday 1st October at St.Chads.
Swimming club is closed on Monday 2nd May 2016 for the Bank Holiday.
Friday 25 March – Closed (Good Friday)
Monday 28 March – Closed (Easter Monday)
Friday 1 April – Open
Monday 4 April – Open
Friday 8 April – Open
Monday 11 April – Closed
Friday 15 April – Closed
Monday 18 April – Closed
Friday 22 April – Closed
Monday 25 April – Open (following the end of the Easter Holiday for all schools)
Christmas Party is on Saturday 12th December 2015 from 19:00 to 23:00 at St Chads Club. Tickets available from Frank and the team.
We welcome everyone back to the club this Monday 7th September 2015 @ 7:15pm, we hope you had a great summer break and eager to get back swimming with the club, see you all on Monday.
The club closes for Summer on 17th July 2015 and reopens Monday 7th September 2015.
Have a great Summer.
WASC Committee
Club is re-open as normal tonight commencing 7:15pm.
Can I ask all parents to ensure their children are changed in the cubicles on the poolside and not upstairs on the balconies, this forms part of our obligation under the pool hire agreement from Active Nation.
Also can all children use the hangers provided and hand them back into the pool desk to ensure all children can get a changing cubicle please.

Frank, 8th June 2015
Swimming club numbers are increasing and the new direct debit membership is now in force. Please note the last session before Easter is Friday 27th March we return on Monday 13th April, we wish everyone a wonderful Easter break.
Frank, 22nd March 2015
Please note there is no club for half term we are back on Monday 3rd November. We require volunteers to deliver a flyer to the local villages and schools advertising the club, please sign up when we return, we want to get as much coverage as possible in Chorley & the surrounding villages. Maybe other places where children carry out activities such as Cubs, Girl Guides, Scouts, Brownies etc. may help advertise our club.
Frank, 25th October 2014
Tickets now on sale for the Christmas Disco at St.Chads on Saturday December 13th. Please ask Margaret or Frank for tickets. Book early to avoid dissapointment.
Frank, 18th October 2014
Just a reminder to everyone we are closed for October half term, Monday 27th & Friday 31st, club back as normal on 03rd November.
Frank, 18th October 2014
I have two 1 Direction tickets available can you put it on the website please, contact me if anyone is interested.
Frank, 21st May 2014
The Club is closed after Friday the 23rd's session & will re-open on Monday 2nd June.
Frank, 21st May 2014
Thanks to everyone who attended the Gala on Saturday night, it was a superb evening of competition for all the children. Sincere thanks to all who helped on the poolside. The Presentation Evening is on Saturday 21st June @ St.Chads Club Wheelton, please book your place ASAP as capacity is limited.
Frank, 19th May 2014
We're back this Friday 25th April, come along at 7pm, were training for the gala on the 17th May, get your forms in ASAP.
Frank, 23rd April 2014
Jackie 2014
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