- 8. October took place for the fifth LUA Forest Faculty (MF) Student associations “Sough” organized cross-country – orienteering “Cross Country”, which he won the MF and Rural Engineering Faculty (LIF) students represented team.
How to inform the student association “Sough” Sports Commission manager Edmunds Šepovalovs, This year the race started in the MF and LIF represented team, a, although the number of participants was not the biggest, had come to the very best: “Participants had jāizskrien marked track, throughout its length performance of various tasks - buried obstacles, erudition check, balancing test, Cone throwing, cutting discs, and finally after the hump pievārēšanas – wade through the pond and the raft delivery from one coast to the other.”
Performing track 22 minutes and 26 Sekudai, for competition winners became the team “4 euro” (Saiva Kārkliņa, Peter Husband, Sergey Kozlov, Janis Zarins). The second most powerful (23 minutes) It was “Šņucītis” (John Šņucītis, Dāvis Blankenbergs, Mara Stoler, Artis Dude), while the third as the team reached the finish “Lunacy” (Eve Jaunslaviete, Agita Gabranova, Elmārs Bušujevs, Martins Petersons) with the result 25 minutes.
Competition tradition started five years ago and in collaboration with “Forest Research Station” Ozolnieku going off-road in forests, where nature itself taken care of the possibilities to test the team unity and spirit of sport - the contestants crossed the track stand, characterized with water to slow him down paths, pond, mound, many impressive width and depth ditches and good atmosphere.