Euro Championships Dates & Venues
December 14, 2015
Munich, Germany (Board of FIBA Europe) - The Board of FIBA Europe approved during its session in Munich on Friday the venues for the 2016 FIBA European Youth Championships.
FIBA U20 European Championship will be played in Helsinki, Finland, while the U18 event is bound for Samsun, Turkey and Radom in Poland will host the U16 tournament.
With regards to the women's Division A tournaments, the Portuguese venue of Matosinhos will welcome the FIBA U20 Women's European Championship while Hungary (venue TBC) and Italy (Udine) will play host to the U18 and U16 tournaments respectively.
Ireland's Senior Women will be competing in the European Championships for Small Countries while Ireland will also be represented in Division B of the European Championships at U16, U18 and U20 for both men and women in 2016.
U20 Men's Championships (Division B): July 15th to July 24th, 2016 - Halkida GREECE.
U18 Men's Championships (Division B): July 29th to August 7th, 2016 - Skopje MACEDONIA.
U16 Men's Championships (Division B): August 11th to August 20th, 2016 - Sofia BULGARIA.
European Championships for Small Countries Women: Date TBC, GIBRALTAR.
U20 Women's Championships (Division B): July 9th to July 17th, 2016 - Podgorica MONTENEGRO.
U18 Women's Championships (Division B): July 23rd to July 31st, 2016 - Sarajevo, BOSNIA & HERZ.
U16 Women's Championships (Division B): August 5th to August 14th, 2016 - Oradea ROMANIA.
FIBA Europe's 2015 youth events saw a total of 241 participating teams in 16 men and women's events with all 52 European Federations fielding at least one team - a new record regarding participation numbers for Europe.
The draw for the 2016 youth championships will take place in Munich on 22 January.