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Advent Calendar 2017

Arena advent calendar day 14

Day 14 of the Arena Christmas calendar


Today we celebrate our ladies. Such a strong year from them and such a strong bond formed amongst them as well. Ladies we salute you.

Arena congratulates:
14. Sussex Track and Field Championships at Crawley (13/5/17)
MEN
1500m:
1st Joe Ashley 4.16:69
WOMEN
1500m:
1st Julie Briggs 5.01:40
3000m:
1st Caroline Hoyte 10.10:50

Arena advent calendar day 12

Day 12 of the Arena Christmas calendar

Today is all about the club’s mantra:
Be respectful, Be Supportive, Be the best that you can.

Be Respectful

Be supportive – Jim Roberts with Keith Turner

Be the best that you can: Joe Ashley O35 European Champs

Arena congratulates:
Splashpoint Worthing 5k (19/4/17)
**Arena = 1st Team**
2nd Michael Barker 17.02
3rd Del Wallace 17.17
4th Jim Risdale 17. 20
7th Paul Arscott 18.14

 

Arena advent calendar day 11

Day 11 of the Arena Christmas calendar

Sam Bennett and Angie Smy

Trying to teach the slip knott from your early scout days

Emily Hutchinson

Sometimes running is about enjoying yourself as well.

Arena congratulates:
Virgin London Marathon (23/4/17)
Al Silvester 2.39:24 – 294th (only 39 seconds outside of his PB).

Arena advent calendar day 10

Day 10 of the Arena Christmas calendar 

Emily Proto and Isobel Muir

The Cast of Arena 80 High

Today’s calendar photo’s are all about the Arena love. Such a friendly, warm, sociable bunch with so much love for the club. We are the Areneez.

Arena congratulates:
Brighton Marathon **Chip Time** (9/4/17)
Dave Robinson world record by running in a straitjacket
Al Silvester 2.42:37 – 16th

Arena advent calendar day 9

Day 9 of the Arena Christmas calendar 

Isobel Muir

Run like there’s a hot guy in front of you and a creepy one behind you.

Rob Derkin

Arena 80 athletes are such a class act.

Arena congratulates:
Sussex Road Relays (1/4/17)
V40 Women:
1st Arena A Team
Tara Shanahan 12.24
Dani Tarleton 12.21 (2nd fastest leg overall)
Julie Briggs 11.58 (fastest leg overall)

Arena advent calendar day 8

Day 8 of the Arena Christmas calendar 

Jon Bowditch & Joe Ashley

All year they practised the synchronised stop/start watch move and boom it all came together on the day.

Tristan Sharp

When the dream never became a reality “wake up Tris, it’s time to get up for work”.

Arena congratulates:
Sussex Road Relays (1/4/17)
V50 Women:
1st Arena A Team
Jenny Hughes 14.14
Nicki Yeates 14.21
Caroline Wood 13.19 (3rd fastest leg overall)