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Valmiera/ORDO is the champion of Latvia!

08 June 2016  ·  ORDO Agency
The 2015/2016 season that became historic for the Valmiera basketball was finished with the triumph of Valmiera/ORDO in the Latvian Basketball League.

In the seventh game of the final series, the Valmiera team won VEF Riga by 78:65, having won in the series by 4-3, and became the national champion. Arturs Berzins (Artūrs Bērziņš), team captain of Valmiera/ORDO, was recognised as the most valuable player in the final.

 On June 2, in the courtyard of Valmiera Museum, there was a ceremonial reception in which Janis Baiks (Jānis Baiks), Chairman of Valmiera City Council, congratulated Valmiera/ORDO on the title of champion won on May 31. Ivars Rudzitis (Ivars Rudzītis), President of Valmiera/ORDO, addressed the audience at the event and shared his thoughts of the latest season: "We dreamt at the end of the latest season that we would have the gold once upon a time. The dream came true quickly! You are a team – everyone who acts on the basketball court and outside it. It is the team's success!"

Martins Berzins (Mārtiņš Bērziņš), General Manager of Valmiera/ORDO, recognised: "This season was grandiose for us! Since the latest fight was also successful in the Youth League, I can confidently declare – the Valmiera basketball dominates in Latvia this year. We excellently finished the season together with our fans on our court. Thanks to the players, trainers, physiotherapists, sponsors and all others who made a contribution that it come true in Valmiera!"

 In this season, Valmiera/ORDO can also be proud of two titles of champions and two bronze awards as well as silver medals in the youth system. Fans positively appreciated the activity of the club – which was confirmed with the green-white stands and large support from fans, in both Arena Riga and Valmiera Olympic Centre. At the end of the season, Valmiera/ORDO obtained the title of "The Best Сlub Image 2015/2016."

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