Tournament: 2021 Women’s European Championship (XXII)
Date: 27 June 2021 – 3 July 2021
Venue: Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy
The Irish WNT will compete in the 2021 Women’s European Championship (XXII) which will be held in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy from 27 June 2021 to 3 July 2021. Ireland’s participation is subject to COVID-19 conditions and government guidance.
Ireland are the number 8 seeds in the tournament following on from the 2019 European Championships. A new tournament format will be introduced for the 2021 Championship. The top 8 teams from the last edition (2019) will enter the tournament Super Round directly. The remaining teams have been drawn into pools with the winners of each pool then joining the top 8 seeds in the Super Round. The Super Round pools A and B are based on standings of the previous championship.