Washington, D.C. 20549





(Amendment No 1)





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 24, 2019




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)








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of Incorporation)


(Commission File Number)


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1615 Wynkoop Street

Denver, Colorado 80202

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code (303) 357-7310



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Explanatory Note


This Amendment No. 1 on Form 8-K/A is an amendment to the current report on Form 8-K of Antero Resources Corporation (the “Company”), filed on January 29, 2019 (the “Original Form 8-K”).  Following the initial filing of the Original Form 8-K, the Company discovered that one item number tag was inadvertently omitted from the submission (Item 5.02) and one item number tag was inadvertently included in the submission (Item 5.01).  Additionally, the Company discovered a typographical error in one of the item numbers in the Original Form 8-K.  The Original Form 8-K includes disclosure required pursuant to Item 5.02, and no disclosures were omitted as a result of the error.  The Company is amending the Original Form 8-K solely to correct the tagging and typographical errors in the submission.


Item 5.02                   Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


On January 24, 2019, Richard W. Connor notified Antero Resources Corporation (the “Company”) of his intent to resign from the Board of Directors of the Company effective immediately for personal reasons. The resignation was not the result of any disagreement with the Company or any of its affiliates on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices.


Item 7.01                   Regulation FD Disclosure.


On January 29, 2019, the Company issued a press release announcing Mr. Connor’s resignation. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated by reference into this Item 7.01.


The information furnished in this Item 7.01 (including the exhibit) shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


Item 9.01                   Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d)         Exhibits.







Antero Resources Corporation press release dated January 29, 2019.






Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.










/s/ Glen C. Warren, Jr.



Glen C. Warren, Jr.



President and Chief Financial Officer

Dated: January 30, 2019