Hollie Arnold
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Hollie Arnold


Star Sign: Cancer
Date of Birth: 26 June 1994
Born: Grimsby
Lives: Loughborough
Event: Javelin
Aims for Next 3 Years: 2018 Commonwealth Games
2019 World Championships
2020 Tokyo Paralympics
Achievements & Honours
Current World Record holder (F46 Javelin)
Commonwealth Champion
3 X Paralympian (Beijing 2008, London 2012, Rio 2016)
Rio 2016 Paralympic Champion
3 X World Champion (2013, 2015, 2017)
World Championship Bronze Medal (2011)
European Silver Medal (2012)




Awarded MBE in 2017 New Years Honours List for services to Field Events
Interesting Facts  
My Heroes: Dame Jess Ennis – Hill
What Drives Me: Knowing that everyday of my life I know I'm making the most of what I've got and not letting anyone tell me "I CAN'T"
Likes: Make Up, Fashion, Photography, Jewellery, Music, Baking, Cooking
Dislikes: Scary Movies , Spiders, Clowns, Brussel Sprouts
Favourite TV Shows: Friends, Sex in the City, Ugly Betty, The black list, British Bake off, Our Girl, Top Model, Gilmore Girls, Fresh prince of Bel Air,
Favourite Films: Bridget Jones, ALL Disney Films, The Grinch, The Gladiator, Chick Flicks, Fast and Furious, James Bond, Harry Potter
How I got started?: My Brother Ashley Arnold – at an athletics event called Star Track in Cleethorpes when I was age 11 – First time I held and threw a Javelin
Closest Friend: Family, Pets
What else?: When I was 5 I once left my prosthetic arm in a ball pit at a local play area which resulted in a member of staff announcing over the tannoy ‘We have found a prosthetic arm in the ball pit, please can Hollie collect it from reception’.
Media Highlights: Guest on Channel 4’s The Last Leg during Rio 2016 Paralympics and London 2017 World Championships. Guest on Victoria Derbyshire Show on BBC 2.
Web Sites: www.holliearnold.com