The Merritt Otters Swim Club held their second PB (personal best) meet of the winter maintenance season on Saturday morning at the Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre.

Over 40 swimmers, ranging in age from four to 15, took part in the two-hour event under the guidance of head coach Leroy Slanzi and his team of junior assistants.

A total of 35 new personal best times were set by the enthusiastic young swimmers in attendance. The next PB meet will be in January.

For more information on Otter activities, contact club registrar Josée Warren at 378-0480.

In other swimming news, Merritt Otter graduate Taylor Carmichael was among 490 swimmers who competed in the MJB Classic meet in Kamloops on the weekend.

The 15-year-old Carmichael, who now swims out of Kamloops, made the finals in the 50 Free, 50 Fly and 100 Free events.