2024 Men's European Water Polo Championship

The 2024 Men's European Water Polo Championship will be the 36th running of the tournament. It will be held in Netanya, Israel from 3 to 16 January 2024.[1] Originally awarded to Tel Aviv in October 2022,[2][3] the host site was moved to Netanya, Israel in March 2023 due to technical challenges surrounding the agreed dates and also to reduce the costs for participating countries.[4]

2024 Men's European Water Polo Championship
Tournament details
Host country Israel
Dates3–16 January
Teams16 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)


Sixteen teams will be able to compete at the main event. They are broken up as follows:

Event Date Location Quotas Nation(s)
Host 13 May 2022 1   Israel
2022 European Championship 29 August – 10 September   Split 8   Croatia
Qualifiers 23–25 June 2023 Various 7


  1. ^ "LEN confirms new dates and venue of 2024 European Championships". total-waterpolo.com. Retrieved 31 March 2023.
  2. ^ "Tel Aviv, Belgrade To Host Next Two European Water Polo Championships". swimswam.com. Retrieved 13 May 2022.
  3. ^ "Len Calendar". www.len.eu. Retrieved 5 October 2022.
  4. ^ "Netanya, Israel To Host 2024 Men's European Water Polo Championship". Boxscore World Sportswire. Retrieved 1 April 2023.
  5. ^ "Road to European Championships in Israel begins in March". total-waterpolo.com. Retrieved 5 October 2022.