VIDEO: 20-Year Old Sebastian Native Kathryn Redner Added to 2018 Larsen Motor Sports Driver Team
By Larsen Motor Sports // January 5, 2018
Redner is Multiplatform Journalism student at FIT
ABOVE VIDEO: Kathryn “Kat” Redner spent a little time with Space Coast Daily TV last spring during Elaine Larsen’s 50th birthday bash at Larsen Motorsports in Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY • PALM BAY, FLORIDA — Kathryn “Kat” Redner, 20, of Sebastian, Fla. received her jet dragster license and has earned a position on the Larsen Motorsports jet racing team for 2018.
Being a two-time world champion jet dragster driver and the president of Larsen Motorsports, Elaine Larsen has shown Redner the ropes of jet racing and has inspired her to get behind the wheel of a jet dragster.
“With over two years behind the scenes at LMS, Kathryn assists me on many projects ranging from school visits to the Blaze Re-Lit comic book series along with the marketing videos at LMS,” said Larsen.
“Watching Kathryn transition into the driver’s seat and gain confidence behind the wheel continues to fuel the LMS business model of helping create the next generation of high-performance professionals, ensuring our sport will go on for generations to come.”
Redner is a Multiplatform Journalism student at Florida Institute of Technology. She has interned at Larsen Motorsports for nearly two and a half years doing the marketing, communications, crewing and STEAM coordinating.
“I met Elaine Larsen about two and a half years ago at a WeVenture seminar and knew that her team was something that I wanted to be a part of,” said Redner.
“I started interning and doing the marketing, social media, video production, and STEAM coordinating and now I am a licensed jet car driver. I am so proud to be a part of this team and I can’t wait for the racing season to start.”
Larsen Motorsports is a multi-team professional racing organization specializing in turbine powered high-performance vehicles. LMS teams attend over 25 premium events annually including races, trade shows and corporate promotions across the United States and Canada.
A key objective of the company is to help introduce motorsports career opportunities to talented young individuals within the motorsports industry.
For more information about Larsen Motorsports schedules and its teams, visit lmsjets.com
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