IISHF 2017 European Cup Application Requests September 19

1. U16 European Cup 2017

The IISHF Presidium has received an application from the German Federation for the U16 European Cup 2017 to be hosted by Crash Eagles Kaarst in Kaarst (Germany) on 23-25th June 2017. Any other NMA who wants to make an application for this event should do this latest by Thursday 6th October 2016 (within a 3 weeks deadline). An official announcement will be made when the Title Event has been finally sanctioned by IISHF.

2. Open IISHF Title Events 2017 – Applications requested

We hereby ask all NMA’s for all other European Cups 2017 and U19 European Championships 2017 to provide their official formal applications until Saturday 15th October 2016.

The IISHF Presidium will then consider all applications received and decide about all title events 2017 where applications have been received and will fix until Monday October 31st 2016 all events where the events can be sanctioned. All remaining open title events 2017 without application until Saturday 15th October 2016 might not take place in 2017.

We urgently request all IISHF National Member Associations to completely follow this deadline:  Junior (U19) European Championships 2017 (application for September-November both months included).  Men European Cup 2017 (application for April-August both months included).  Men Cup Winners European Cup 2017 (application for April-August both months included).  Women European Cup 2017 (application for April-August both months included).  Veterans European Cup 2017 (application for April-August both months included).  U19 European Cup 2017 (application for April-June both months included).  U16 European Cup 2017 as described already in point 1 (application for April-June both months included).  U13 European Cup 2017 (application for April-June both months included).

We hereby officially announce that according to point 12.1 IISHF Constitution the IISHF Presidium has imposed an official deadline for all IISHF National Member Associations to inform until Thursday 23.09.2016 all their clubs:  about all open Title Events 2017 (as above).  to inform their clubs about the deadline 15.10.2016 for applications of the open Title Events 2017.

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 to inform their clubs that without application until 15.10.2016 the relevant Title Events 2017 might not take place.

The IISHF National Member Associations are also requested (as official deadline according to point 12.1 IISHF Constitution) to provide the IISHF Presidium until 23.09.2016 a copy of their website publication (or other way of information sent to the clubs).

We urgently request all IISHF National Member Associations to completely follow the before mentioned deadlines.

On behalf of the IISHF Presidium

Erik Sommer (President) Thomas Ortner (Vice President) Ingo Goerke (Finance Director)