Yabbies win Setts Cup for a third time

The Setts Cup proudly remains with the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club after they successfully defended it at the annual carnival in Nyngan on Sunday. Named in honour of former Yabbies president Ian Settree, who was also a member of the Nyngan Splashers swimming club, the third annual Setts […]

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Yabbies competition starts with a tie

The Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club competition last Tuesday night began with a tie in the 30 metres handicapped freestyle event. Both Chris Deighton and Paul Swainston finished within 0.03 seconds of their nominated times to share first place honours. Doug Rorke was second on 0.25 and Bob Clark […]

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Cobar Yabbies get better with age

There are some things that get better with age and it seems that Cobar Yabbies are among those things. (We mean the members of the Cobar Senior Men’s Swimming Club Yabbies, not the ones you catch and eat which don’t keep very long in the fridge after you’ve caught them!) […]

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Yabbies delay their season start by one week

An unseasonably cool start to spring this year has delayed the commencement of the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club’s 2016/2017 season by a week. In past years it has been traditional for the Yabbies to commence swimming after the long weekend. However as last week’s daytime temperatures only reached […]