The new LHF president has become former Latvian prime minister, politician and businessman Aigars Kalvītis, who is very controversial person Latvia, with a new president came new chairman's and other working staff.
Latvian ice hockey league 2016-17
Final series which made history
Latvian ice hockey league is amateur league where players work in their jobs at the day, but trains in hockey at night, we won't ever know what does it takes to lose in 5 finals and to comeback from desperate 0:3 and win the Champion title. Since season 1991-92 teams from hometown Ogre has played in 11 final series and 10 times any of Ogre team have been beaten and as a sad fact this could be the last season where a team from Ogre participates in a Latvian ice hockey league, because HK Kurbads is constructing own ice rink - an excellent farewell.
2016-17 Latvian ice hockey league final series
Big year in ice rink construction
Mārupes hokeja halle (Riga suburb)
The people who organized construction and is starting organizing hockey in Mārupe is very ambitious and has the highest plans to become the best hockey school in country. The rinks capacity is 250 seats and 100 standing rooms, which is optimal to maintain as low as possible maintenance expenses.
Rumbulas hokeja halle (Riga)
Ledus halle Daugava (Rīga)
See the - full map of ice rinks in Latvia and full registered ice hockey player list since 1995-96 season;
Read - Hockey in Latvia, season 2015-16.
Regular season results - lhf.lv;
Play-off results - lhf.lv.