How To Join Us
We are always looking for new club members to join our friendly, inclusive, competitive swimming club. Anyone wishing to join Chirk Dragons should contact Sarah Evans, Club Membership Secretary by clicking on the “Join Us” link here. We will then take your details and arrange an appropriate date for a trial, usually during our Monday or Wednesday sessions.
Having contacted the Membership Secretary and arranged a trial we need all swimmers to complete the below form before their first session.
Once accepted into the club swimmers will also need to complete the below form to become WASA members
Fees comprise of the following elements which are both payable by Direct Debit, we will send details of how to set this up once you have joined:
- the Annual Club Subscription Fee (includes WASA membership fee) – Payable on joining and 1st March every year thereafter
- Monthly Coaching Fees – Payable on the 1st of every month
Any member wishing to resign from the Club must give the Secretary written notice of his/her resignation, which will only take effect when agreed by the Committee and any outstanding fees have been paid.
Annual Club Subscriptions
These are payable to Chirk Dragons Swimming Club before the end of March and includes the annual WASA membership fee.
This fee is payable by all members. It is paid to WASA via the Club and is billed to members with the Annual Club Subscription. WASA will only accept payment of membership fees via your “first claim” club (club with longest continuous membership). If you are multi-registered it is your responsibility to liaise with your first claim club to ensure appropriate payment is made.
Monthly Coaching fees
Coaching fees are payable by Direct Debit on the 1st of each month
The coaching fees are broken down into the following categories:
- Water Dragons
- Full Club Members
- Masters Swimmers
- Tri Swimmers
Water Dragons – Monthly fee £28
These include those swimmers looking to complete the teaching stages Stages 8-10 of the ASA Teaching Courses, sessions are at Moreton Hall School Monday, Wednesday and Sunday.
Full Club Members – Monthly fee £36
These include those swimmers who have completed the above levels and are looking to either continue with their swim development or are looking to swim competitively. Sessions are at Moreton Hall School Monday, Wednesday and Sunday, Chirk Leisure Centre Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and land training at Wrexham Tennis Centre on Saturday mornings.
Masters Swimmers – Monthly fee £25
For over 18 swimmers looking to compete in Masters meets. Sessions are at Moreton Hall School Monday, Wednesday and Sunday.
Tri Swimmers – Monthly fee £20
For over 18 swimmers looking for specific swim training to help them compete in Triathlon events sessions are at Moreton Hall School Monday and Wednesday