08.10.2009, 04:38
EHF EURO 2014: bids presented to the EHF

More than 10 applications arrived for the Younger Age Category European Championships and for the EHF EURO Events in the 2012-14 period.

EHF EURO 2014: bids presented to the EHF

The bidding documents for the 2014 EHF EURO Events as well as those for the YAC Events in 2012 and 2013 have arrived at the EHF office.

After letters of intent submitted by the interested nations in the spring of 2009, the nations named below have presented a valid bid before the deadline for the events of the 2012-2014 period.

2012 ECh for Men 18

2 bids



2012 ECh for Men 20

4 bids



2013 ECh for Women 17



see below*

2013 ECh for Women 19

2 bids



Men’s EHF EURO 2014

2 bids



Women’s EHF EURO 2014

2 bids



*No bid arrived from valid candidates out of the interested nations; Switzerland submitted a bid for the 2013 W17 European Championship, but had not registered in spring 2009.
**Croatia and Hungary presented a joint bid.

An intensive evaluation process will commence now. This procedure will involved the finalisation of details, venue inspections and an evaluation of the event concepts presented by the bidders.

Awarding of events

The following steps will be taken before September 2010 when the decisions on the European Championship organising countries will be finally taken.

7 October 2009

Applications arrived in the EHF Office

15 October 2009

Request for further details and specifications

23 October 2009

Approval of applications and decision on further steps by the EHF EXEC

February to April 2010

Site inspections

April/May 2010

TheEHF evaluates the bids

May/June 2010

Confirmation of the bids for the 2014 EHF EURO Events* and the 2012-2013 YAC Events by the EXEC

24/25 September 2010

Events awarded at the EHF Congress





* The EHF EXEC has tabled a motion for the 2009 EO Congress regarding a change in the allocation mode of the EURO Events.

Event periods

2014 Men's European Championship 14 to 26 January 2014
2014 Women's European Championship 9 to 21 December 2014 
2012 Men's 18 European Championship 9 to 19 August 2012
2012 Men's 20 European Championship 26 July to 5 August 2012 
2013 Women's 17 European Championship 27 June to 7 July 2013 
2013 Women's 19 European Championship     1 to 11 August 2013


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