Valmiera to host the opening stage on October 19-20
Updated: Oct 12, 2021
Vidzeme Olympic Center (VOC) will host the first stage of the European North Basketball league on October 19-20, 2021.
The opening stage will feature four teams – Valmiera GLASS VIA (Latvia), Anwil Włocławek (Poland), Tartu Ülikool Maks & Moorits (Estonia) and Liepāja (Latvia).
Vidzeme Olympic Center has hosted several high profile basketball events, including FIBA U16 European Championship for Women (2007), EuroBasket Women 2009 (group stage), 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship for Men (group stage) and many more.
Tuesday, October 18
16:00 Liepāja – Tartu
18:45 Opening ceremony
19:00 Anwil – Valmiera
Wednesday, October 20
16:00 Tartu – Anwil
19:00 Valmiera – Liepāja
The Latvian government declared a state of emergency for the third time in two years. The current state of emergency is in force from October 11, 2021 to January 11, 2022, and may be extended after that just like in two previous occasions.
The following rules must be followed during a state of emergency.
1) Masking mandate indoors for all adults, except the players and coaches.
2) Entrance only with a valid certificate – QR code in a paper or digital format.
3) Attendance at a maximum 60% capacity.