Club Info


Arena League, Micro League and North Lancs League.

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Swim Team

Meet the faces of your Swim Team at Blackburn Centurions.

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Meet the faces of your Committee at Blackburn Centurions.

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Fundraising and Social

Meet the faces of your Fundraising and Social Team.

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Sponsor Centurions

Interested in working in partnership with Blackburn with Darwen’s performance swimming club.

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News and Social Media

Blackburn Centurions in the press. Come and join us on social media and find out more.

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Blackburn Centurions are the only Swim England accredited SwimMark club in the borough of Blackburn with Darwen. See our governance.

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5 sessions per week (9 hours)

A squads primary focus is to compete at regional level and achieve national qualifying times. Attendance must be kept high. Workload and expectations increase further and more sets are geared towards high performance endurance, and more race pace sets.  A learning of how to taper for competitions is also a part of the squad criteria.

Kit required: Goggles, swimming hat with spare, mesh bag, kickboard, pull buoy (fit for size), fins, hand paddles, finger paddles, snorkel and drink minimum capacity 1 ltr

£55 payable per month

Join Us

Whichever squad a swimmer is more suited the coaches and the club will look to develop the individual and look to progress there development at their pace. To manage expectations, competitive swimming can become demanding on your time and requires commitment and a belief in ability. We just want to make you aware of this so there are no surprises. Swimming is an individual sport but is also a team sport. At Blackburn Centurions we look to nurture and develop our members and will support them to achieve this. We are one big friendly club with a real competitive will to win focus.