About sport life

Smiltene County has recognizable traditions in cycling, motorsport, football, orienteering, and athletics; here are held local and international sports events and competitions.

Smiltene County can be proud of its athletes, who started their careers thanks to local teachers and coaches and achieved world-recognized results.

Every year in Smiltene local and international sports events and competitions are held, bringing together a large number of visitors and participants, such as the Baltic and Latvian Cup stage in rowing slalom, Latvian championship stage in karting, Latvian and Estonian championship stages in autocross, MTB cycle marathons, “top!” street relay race, international orienteering competitions, Latvian Cup Triathlon in sprint distance, and other events.