Local swimmers record plenty of PB’s

Cobar Swimming Club members Taylah and Hayley Wyllie, Nicholas Hodges and Alora Deppeler at the Narromine carnival on Sunday. ▪ Photo contributed

Cobar Swimming Club sent a team of six junior swimmers to the Macquarie Yabbies Swimming Carnival in Narromine on Sunday.

All excelled with a number of new personal best times recorded.

Isabelle Gillette dropped a massive 21.87 seconds off her previous best 100m backstroke time and Alora Deppeler shaved 4.28 seconds of her old 50m backstroke time.

Nicholas Hodges achieved his season goal of swimming faster than 35 seconds for 50m freestyle, recording a PB of 34.22 at Sunday’s carnival.

Taylah Wyllie took five seconds off her 50m backstroke time and six seconds off her 100m freestyle PB.

Hayley Wyllie improved her 50m freestyle time by seven seconds and also bettered her  50m backstroke time by five seconds.