EuroHockey Youth Championship


The EuroHockey Youth Championship is an international boys' and girls' under–18 field hockey competition organised by the European Hockey Federation (EHF). It is held biannually and is the top level Youth Championship for the under–18 age group.[1]

EuroHockey Youth Championship
SportField hockey
Founded2002; 19 years ago (2002)
No. of teams8
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
Most recent
champion(s)
M:  Spain (2nd title)
W:  Netherlands (8th title)
Most titlesM:  Germany (3 titles)
W:  Netherlands (8 titles)
Level on pyramid1
Relegation toEuroHockey Youth Championship II

Spain boys' and the Netherlands girls' teams are the current champions.[2][3]

Boys' tournament


Results

Year Host Final Third place game
Champions Score Runners-up Third place Score Fourth place
2002 Rotterdam, Netherlands
Ireland

Germany

Netherlands

Belgium
2003 Barcelona, Spain
Netherlands

Ireland

Spain

Belgium
2005 Gniezno, Poland
Netherlands

Belgium

England

Ireland
2007 Edinburgh, Scotland
Germany

Netherlands

Belgium

England
2009 Nivelles, Belgium
Belgium

Germany

Netherlands

England
2011 Utrecht, Netherlands
Belgium

Spain

Germany

Netherlands
2013 Vienna, Austria
Spain

Germany

Netherlands

England
2015
Details
Santander, Spain
Germany
7–1
Netherlands

Spain
1–1
(3–1 pen.)

Belgium
2016
Details
Cork, Ireland
Germany
4–3
Netherlands

Belgium
2–2
(2–1 pen.)

England
2018
Details
Santander, Spain
Spain
2–1
Netherlands

Germany
1–0
Belgium
2020
Details
Kazan, Russia Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic[4] Cancelled
2021
Details
Valencia, Spain
Germany
(round-robin)
Netherlands

Spain
(round-robin)
Belgium

Summary

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Germany 4 (2007, 2015, 2016, 2021) 3 (2002, 2009 2013) 2 (2011, 2018)
 Netherlands 2 (2003, 2005) 5 (2007, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2021) 3 (2002*, 2009, 2013) 1 (2011*)
 Spain 2 (2013, 2018*) 1 (2011) 3 (2003*, 2015*, 2021)
 Belgium 2 (2009*, 2011) 1 (2005) 2 (2007, 2016) 5 (2002, 2003, 2015, 2018, 2021)
 Ireland 1 (2002) 1 (2003) 1 (2005)
 England 1 (2005) 4 (2007, 2009, 2013, 2016)
* = hosts

Team appearances

Team
2002

2003

2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2016

2018

2021
Total
 Austria 8th1
 Belgium 4th4th2nd3rd1st1st5th4th3rd4th4th11
 Czech Republic 8th1
 England 7th3rd4th4th5th4th6th4th5th9
 France 5th7th7th6th7th7th6
 Germany 2nd5th5th1st2nd3rd2nd1st1st3rd1st11
 Ireland 1st2nd4th8th7th5th6th6th8
 Italy 7th1
 Netherlands 3rd1st1st2nd3rd4th3rd2nd2nd2nd2nd11
 Poland 8th8th8th8th4
 Russia 8th6th6th8th8th5th6
 Scotland 6th6th5th7th6th7th6
 Spain 6th3rd7th5th2nd1st3rd5th1st3rd10
Total88888888885

Girls' tournament


Results

Year Host Final Third place game
Champions Score Runners-up Third place Score Fourth place
2002 Rotterdam, Netherlands
Germany
4–1
Netherlands

Spain

England
2003 Dublin, Ireland
Netherlands
(round-robin)
Germany

England
(round-robin)
Spain
2005 Siemianowice Śląskie, Poland
Netherlands
8–0
Germany

Spain
3–2
Ireland
2007 Edinburgh, Scotland
England
(round-robin)
Netherlands

Germany
(round-robin)
Ireland
2009 Nivelles, Belgium
Netherlands
6–3
Germany

England
2–1
Belgium
2011
Details
Utrecht, Netherlands
Netherlands
4–1
Germany

England
4–1
Ireland
2013
Details
Dublin, Ireland
Netherlands
1–0
Germany

England
1–1
(4–2 pen.)

France
2015
Details
Santander, Spain
Netherlands
6–1
Germany

England
2–0
Belgium
2016
Details
Cork, Ireland
Netherlands
2–0
Germany

England
1–1
(3–2 pen.)

Belgium
2018
Details
Santander, Spain
Netherlands
5–0
Belgium

England
2–1
Germany
2020
Details
Kazan, Russia Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic[4] Cancelled
2021
Details
Valencia, Spain
Germany
(round-robin)
Spain

Netherlands
(round-robin)
Belgium

Summary

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Netherlands 8 (2003, 2005, 2009, 2011*, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018) 2 (2002*, 2007) 1 (2021)
 Germany 2 (2002, 2021) 7 (2003, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2015) 1 (2007) 1 (2018)
 England 1 (2007) 7 (2003, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018) 1 (2002)
 Spain 1 (2021) 2 (2002, 2005) 1 (2003)
 Belgium 1 (2018) 4 (2009*, 2015, 2016, 2021)
 Ireland 3 (2005, 2007, 2011)
 France 1 (2013)
* = hosts

Team appearances

Team
2002

2003

2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2016

2018

2021
Total
 Belarus 7th1
 Belgium 7th5th5th4th6th5th4th4th2nd4th10
 England 4th3rd6th1st3rd3rd3rd3rd3rd3rd10
 France 5th8th6th5th4th7th8th8
 Germany 1st2nd2nd3rd2nd2nd2nd2nd2nd4th1st11
 Ireland 6th6th4th4th5th4th7th6th6th9
 Lithuania 6th8th1
 Netherlands 2nd1st1st2nd1st1st1st1st1st1st3rd11
 Poland 8th8th8th3
 Russia 7th6th6th7th5th6
 Scotland 7th8th7th8th4
 Spain 3rd4th3rd7th8th5th5th5th2nd8
 Ukraine 5th7th2
 Wales 8th1
Total88888888885

See also


References


  1. "Competitions Archive". eurohockey.org. European Hockey Federation. Retrieved 3 January 2020.
  2. "EuroHockey Youth Championships 2018 U18 Boys". eurohockey.altiusrt.com. European Hockey Federation. Retrieved 3 January 2020.
  3. "EuroHockey Youth Championships 2018 U18 Girls". eurohockey.altiusrt.com. European Hockey Federation. Retrieved 3 January 2020.
  4. "EuroHockey U18 Championships boys and girls 2020 are cancelled". eurohockey.org. European Hockey Federation. 31 March 2020. Retrieved 1 April 2020.