|EHF opens the entries for 2015 EuroHockey Indoor Junior Championships|
|Written by ehfnews|
All National Associations have today been invited to enter and offer to host the 2015 EuroHockey Indoor Junior Championships.
The Men's Championships will take place on 16-18 January 2015 with the women the following weekend 23-25 January 2015.
The absolute deadline for receipt of entries by the EHF is 15 April 2013. Entries received after that date, or not on the correct entry form, may be refused.
The EHF confirmed the Qualified Nations
Based on the results of the 2013 competition, the following nations are pre-qualified:
Qualified for the Men’s Championship are:
AUT, BLR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, SUI, TUR
Qualified for the Women's Championship are:
AUT, BLR, CZE, POL, RUS, TUR
Qualified for the Men’s Championship II are:
CZE, HUN, SVK, SLO, UKR, WAL
Qualified for the Women’s Championship II are:
POR, SVK, SWE plus further entries
Qualified for the Men’s Championship III are:
DEN plus further entries.
It is necessary for all National Associations to submit their completed entry forms by the deadline date, including those listed above as pre-qualified. Teams will be drawn from the remaining entries to fill the vacant places in Championship II (women) and III(men) tournaments.
A Championship IV tournament (M) and Championship III tournament (W) will be held if a number of additional entries and offers to host are received.
EHF reserves the right to alter the number of teams competing in Championship II and III tournaments once all entries are received, or to make a draw for entries and reserves.
Consideration will also be given to organising Championship II and III tournaments on a zonal or regional basis depending on entries received.
If bids are accepted for joint Men’s and Women’s tournaments, the Championships will normally be held on the first weekend.