UNAIR NEWS – UNAIR Tapak Suci has made another achievement. This time they won the first place in “Invitasi eLKISI Open 2016”. The competition was held in Elkisi Islamic Boarding School Mojokerto, East Java on December 24-28, 2016.
The five members of the winning team were Sarizqa Amalia Rasyida (Faculty of Vocational Studies), Kurnia Azizah (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine), Sega Sagita Sari (Faculty of Social and Political Sciences), Nur Choiriyah (Faculty of Science and Technology) and Erma Purnawanti (Faculty of Science and Technology). Erma said that they have made preparations to train and strengthen mentally the members. During practice, they were directly trained by their coach Elok Koestanto
“Trainings prepared were physical exercises like jogging, competition techniques, mental reinforcement of each individual and also for the administrative requirement,” said Erma.
UNAIR Tapak Suci team had some problem before the competition. The period of preparation was too short and they had difficulty to manage their time between practices and their studies. “The problem at that time was our worry as the competitions were quite strong,” said Erma.
Furthermore, Erma also said that preparation they had to do was to maintain their weight for the competition. (*)
Author : Pradita Desyanti
Editor : Faridah Hari