Swimmers record bests

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TWO of Colne ASC’s swimmers were in action at the end of January in the first two galas of the four North Lancashire Age Groups at the Palatine Pool in Blackpool.

And the local pair, Abbie Hampshire and Ashleigh Dibbm set new personal bests for all their swims on the day.

Abbie, swimming in the 11-year-old age group, put in a strong effort to finish fourth in the 400m Freestyle, fifth in the 100m Freestyle and sixth in the 100m Breaststroke.

She was also eighth in the 200m Freestyle, 11th in the 200m Breaststroke, 12th in the 50m Freestyle, 16th in the 100m Individual Medley and 17th in the 50m Breaststroke.

Ashleigh, swimming in the 12-year-old age group, finished eighth in the 100m Backstroke and 15th in the 200m Individual Medley.