Yabbies come third at the Nationals

The Yabbies have returned from the 88th AIF Annual Swimming Championships after an amazing effort in the pool. Cobar came third in the overall point score, a fantastic performance for a small bush club competing against traditional swimming meccas including Southport, Bondi, Manly, Bronte and Coogee. Twenty Yabbies travelled to […]


Yabbies win 10 Man title at Nationals

The Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club was well represented at the AIF National Swimming Carnival in Coogee on Saturday. The team of 24 Yabbies returned with a swag of prizes, including the prestigious Ivo Watt 10 Man Relay trophy. First places in individual events were recorded by: Lucas Hardy […]


Warmer weather brings out Yabbies

Warmer weather has brought out the Yabbies in bigger numbers with 17 swimmers lining up on the blocks for last Tuesday night’s competition swim. Bill Fugar had the best time of the night when he swam spot on his nominated time to win the 50 metres freestyle handicapped event. Paul […]


Yabbies clean up at Western Districts

The Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swim-ming Club cleaned up at the Western Dis-tricts Swimming Carnival at Nyngan on Sunday. In addition to winning three relays, three handicap events, and two Scratch events, Yab-bies also recorded four second places. The Cobar team of 13 performed well in the field of 60 […]


Yabbies’ first plunge of the season

It was a rather cool first dip of the season for the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swim-ming Club members on Tuesday night. While the temperature may have read 21 degrees at 6pm, there was however a cool breeze to greet swimmers when they emerged from the 50 metre pool which […]