Last season, Vilkoits was the head coach of the team of the Youth Hockey League (MHL) club “Rīga”, but Nizhivijs – his assistant. Led by these specialists, the team entered the MHL championship “play-off” tournament, where in the first round they lost 0-3 with Yaroslavl “Loko”.
Raimonds Vilkoits, born in 1990, after completing his hockey career in the summer of 2017, became the assistant head coach of “Rīga”, but in 2019 he was appointed the head coach of the team.
Born in 1976, Nizhny Novgorod is a long-time striker of the Latvian national team and Riga “Dinamo”, who after the end of the player’s career in the summer of 2014 began working as a coach in the “Dinamo” club system. Riga “team ‘s head coach, but then also the team’ s head coach ‘s assistant. For part of the season, Nizhny Novgorod also worked as the head coach of the “Lido” team in the Latvian championship.
Born in 1987, Miezāns has been performing the duties of a fitness coach in the “Dinamo” team since the summer of 2016.
It has already been reported that “Dinamo” reached an agreement with Mika Indraš, Mārtiņš Dzierkala, Kristaps Zīlis, Roberts Mamčičs, Emils Ģegers and Daniels Bērziņš on Tuesday.
With their joining the team, Dinamo currently has contracts with seven strikers and two defenders, while another 14 hockey players are in the club camp with probation contracts.
In total, probation contracts were signed with two goalkeepers, four defenders and eight attackers.
Last season, Dinamo took the penultimate place in the Western Conference and in the entire league, not qualifying for the Gagarin Cup for the sixth year in a row.
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