Student Profile

Photograph of Lana Redgewell

Lana Redgewell

Graduated: FdSc Cycling Performance
Nationality: British
Occupation: Session coach at Lee Valley VeloPark

Why did you choose to study at Writtle University College?
It’s a beautiful campus and supplied the unique course that I was looking for that couldn’t be provided by any other university in the country. It was only 20 minutes away from home and had well-qualified course leaders.

What does Writtle University College mean to you?
Everything! It has given me the chance to go to university. With Writtle’s help and guidance, and the course leader’s support, I achieved a degree in a subject I love.

What did you particularly enjoy about your course?
I enjoyed the fact that the course material and subject were related to cycling, making work and understanding easier. I enjoyed the variety of teaching methods, including practicals, team-building and cycling.

My Career Path
My degree has helped me to provide riders with more in-depth information as well as completing 1-to-1 fitness testing.

Future Plans
I hope to further my career in the cycling and sports industry in a management role.

Special Achievements
During my studies I achieved 3rd in the British National BMX Series and 4th in the British Championship. I have also qualified for the European and World BMX Championships.