Winning Students

Scholarship Athletes

William Rigg

  • Hometown: Ulverston, Cumbria
  • Place of Study: Heriot-Watt University
  • Course: BEng Chemical Engineering
  • Sport: Orienteering
  • Year: 2014-2016

Sporting Highlight

Competing at the 2014 European Youth Championships, where I came 20th over the Long Distance event.

Sporting Goal

To make the top 10 at a Junior World Championship.

Sporting Idol

Swiss Orienteer Daniel Hubmann, a multiple World Championship medallist.

Little Known Fact...

I was an Orienteer when in New Zealand and won their Schools Individual Championships aged 14.