IntSaab2018 will take place from 10th to 12th of August 2018 at leisure centre “Ratnieki” which is located 12.5 km away from town Sigulda (57 km from capital Riga). The official address (in Latvian) of leisure centre "Ratnieki" is: "Ratnieki", Līgatnes pagasts, Līgatnes novads, LV - 4108.
Leisure centre “Ratnieki” is a monument of cultural heritage, related to the one of the most outstanding representatives of the industrial heritage of the first independence of Latvia - the owner and director of textile factory “Rigas audums”, the mecenate of University of Latvia - Roberts Hiršs (1895 - 1972). The leisure centre can accommodate in good comfort up to 140 guests. More information about leisure centre “Ratnieki” you can find here: http://www.ratnieki.lv/eng/.
Sigulda acquired town rights only in 1928, but the story of Sigulda as a settlement started in the beginning of 13th century. Sigulda is the Latvian capital of winter sports and there is even a bobsleigh and luge track in the town. There are many hotels and guest houses in Sigulda and in the area nearby. More about Sigulda you can find here: http://tourism.sigulda.lv/.
Event Program (updated on 1 August 2018)
Thursday 9th of August (Biķernieki racing track event)
11.00-12.00 Arrival at Riga Motormuseum (8 S.Eizenšteina Street, Riga, LV-1079)
13.00-15.00 Guided tours of Riga Motormuseum for intsaab2018 participants
15.00 Gathering to enter race track, setting up transponders, instructions
15.30 Start of race (participants will be divided)
N.B. Helmets are mandatory and you must wear long sleeve shirts and long trousers!
19.00 End of race and departure to Hotel Minhauzena Unda and camping Jūras Priede
Participants are also welcome to spend the evenening as they wish
Friday 10th of August
15.00-19.00 Arrival of participants and Registration
19.00-22.00 BBQ party (location - Shed)
Saturday 11th of August
08.00-10.00 Breakfast for those who stay at the event place (location - Shed)
10.30 - Information about day-time activities - several SAAB-related, cultural, sporty and gastronome activities (location - near the Shed)
11.00-18.00 Day-time activities including Part's market
19.00- ..... Dinner and party (location - Shed)
Sunday 12th of August
09.00-11.00 Breakfast for those who stay at the event place (location - Shed)
09.30-13.00 Part's market
11.00-12.00 Chairman meeting
13.00 - ... Farewell, cofee & cake