September 21, the representatives of ZNU has traditionally participated in the regional military sports competition for the labor and studying youth "Conscript 2012", which took place at the military base A-1978 in Zaporizhya. This event was supported by the Department of Family, Youth and Sports of Zaporizhzhya State Administration and the Regional Center of Patriotic Education of Youth.
The main purposes of the event were the upbringing of patriotic beliefs in young military age, aspirations for creative work, the formation of high moral and psychological features in young people based on the restored military and Cossack traditions. They also seek to educate spiritually and physically developed generation of Ukrainian citizens.
The organizer from our university was the Department of Educational Work. The students of the Faculty of Physical Education Oleksandr Shehovtsov, Andriy Ivanilov, Oleksandr Omelchenko, Igor Pistachenko, Valeriy Panov, Ivan Svidovskiy, Oleksiy Borzenko, Evgen Pashko, Denis Batichko, Ivan Malyarenko, Volodymir Gus headed by the specialist of Educational Work Inna Derevinska deservingly represented our university.
Our students were the only representatives of the university with 4th accreditation level. They took part in such competitions as: contest for the best drill song, cross (1000 m), disassembling of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, shooting, pull-ups, military-applied relay.
ZNU team took 6-th place out of 11 student teams in Zaporizhzhya Region.