AR Events at BBC Sports Personality of the Year
The AR Events Team was present at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards at ExCel, London on 16th December. The company which was appointed as 'nominated agency' for the event was responsible for selling over 650 corporate packages for the unforgettable evening.
Guests dined in the Capital Hall prior to the show before watching a galaxy of stars appear in front of a 'sold out' crowd of 16,000 for the awards ceremony. The Duchess of Cambridge presented the famous trophy to the winner, cycling's Bradley Wiggins, with other highlights including Usain Bolt claiming the Overseas Personality of the Year, the GB Olympic and Paralympic Team winning the Team of the Year and London 2012 supremo Lord Coe collecting the Lifetime Achievement Award. After the ceremony corporate guests and the sporting celebrities partied into the small hours with Bradley Wiggins taking part in an impromtu jamming session with the party band.
AR Events Director Andrew Roebuck is pictured above with the Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany who lifted the 2011/12 Barclays Premier League Trophy. Sales Manager Tom McCreadie is seen below with Australian swimming legend Ian Thorpe who with Tom Daley presented the Young Sports Personality of the Year to Josef Craig.
Clare claims Burghley Prize!
Clare Freer was the lucky winner of two full hospitality packages for the 2013 Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials awarded by AR Events. Clare successfully answered the question in the official programme along with a number of Burghley attendees and her entry was drawn out of the hat at the AR Events offices. She is pictured with Charles Webb, director at AR Events.
Clare said,' I am absolutely delighted to have won the prize and look forward to coming to Burghley on Cross Country Day. It should be a real treat for myself and my daughter Frances, as we are both horse mad and have enjoyed coming to Burghley in the past as spectators'.
AR Events offers excellent packages across the 4 days at Burghley with the dates for the 2013 event being 5 - 8 September.