Rink Hockey European Championship

The European Roller Hockey Championship is a European roller hockey competition organised by World Skate Europe - Rink Hockey and contested by the best men's national teams.

Rink Hockey European Championship
Founded1926
RegionEurope
Current champions Spain
(17th title)
Most successful team(s) Portugal
(21 titles)
2020 Rink Hockey European Championship

Spain are the current champions, after defeating Portugal 6–3 in the 2018 final to win their 17th title. The most successful team is Portugal, who have won the competition 21 times.

ResultsEdit

TournamentsEdit

Year Host city Winner Score Runners-up Third place Score Fourth place Number of teams
1926
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
France
 
Germany
 
Switzerland
6
1927
Details
  Montreux  
England
 
France
 
Switzerland
 
Germany
6
1928
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
France
 
Switzerland
 
Germany
6
1929
Details
  Montreux  
England
 
Italy
 
France
 
Germany
6
1930
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
France
 
Germany
 
Switzerland
6
1931
Details
  Montreux  
England
 
France
 
Switzerland
 
Italy
7
1932
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
Germany
 
France
 
Portugal
6
1934
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
Germany
 
Switzerland
 
Italy
6
1936
Details
  Stuttgart  
England
 
Italy
 
Portugal
 
Switzerland
7
1937
Details
  Herne Bay  
England
 
Switzerland
 
Portugal
 
Italy
7
1938
Details
  Antwerp  
England
 
Italy
 
Belgium
 
Portugal
7
1939
Details
  Montreux  
England
 
Italy
 
Portugal
 
Belgium
7
1947
Details
  Lisbon  
Portugal
 
Belgium
 
Spain
 
Italy
7
1948
Details
  Montreux  
Portugal
 
England
 
Italy
 
Spain
9
1949
Details
  Lisbon  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
Belgium
8
1950
Details
  Milan  
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Switzerland
 
Spain
10
1951
Details
  Barcelona  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Belgium
11
1952
Details
  Porto  
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Spain
 
Belgium
10
1953
Details
  Geneva  
Italy
 
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Switzerland
13
1954
Details
  Barcelona  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Belgium
15
1955
Details
  Milan  
Spain
 
Italy
 
Portugal
 
Switzerland
14
1956
Details
  Porto  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
West Germany
11
1957
Details
  Barcelona  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
England
6
1959
Details
  Geneva  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
England
10
1961
Details
  Turin  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
Netherlands
10
1963
Details
  Porto  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Netherlands
 
Switzerland
9
1965
Details
  Lisbon  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
Netherlands
9
1967
Details
  Bilbao  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Netherlands
 
Italy
9
1969
Details
  Lausanne  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Netherlands
 
Switzerland
9
1971
Details
  Lisbon  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
West Germany
9
1973
Details
  Iserlohn  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
West Germany
 
Italy
9
1975
Details
  Viareggio  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
West Germany
8
1977
Details
  Porto  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
West Germany
9
1979
Details
  Barcelona  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Netherlands
9
1981
Details
  Essen  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Netherlands
9
1983
Details
  Vercelli  
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Netherlands
8
1985
Details
  Barcelos  
Spain
 
Italy
 
Portugal
 
Netherlands
9
1987
Details
  Oviedo  
Portugal
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
West Germany
9
1990
Details
  Lodi  
Italy
 
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Netherlands
9
1992
Details
  Wuppertal  
Portugal
 
Italy
 
Spain
 
Germany
10
1994
Details
  Funchal  
Portugal
3–1  
Spain
 
Italy
3–0  
Switzerland
13
1996
Details
  Salsomaggiore  
Portugal
League  
Italy
 
Spain
League  
Switzerland
9
1998
Details
  Paços de Ferreira  
Portugal
1–1 (a.e.t.)
(1–0p)
 
Spain
 
Italy
10–2  
Switzerland
10
2000
Details
  Wimmis  
Spain
6–3  
Portugal
 
Italy
4–0  
France
8
2002
Details
  Florence  
Spain
4–2  
Portugal
 
Italy
4–3  
France
9
2004
Details
  La Roche-sur-Yon  
Spain
4–2  
Italy
 
Portugal
2–1  
Switzerland
8
2006
Details
  Monza  
Spain
2–0  
Switzerland
 
Portugal
5–4  
Italy
9
2008
Details
  Oviedo  
Spain
1–0  
Portugal
 
Italy
4–3  
France
8
2010
Details
  Wuppertal  
Spain
8–2  
Portugal
 
France
1–1 (a.e.t.)
(2–0p)
 
Germany
8
2012
Details
  Paredes  
Spain
League  
Portugal
 
Italy
League  
France
7
2014
Details
  Alcobendas  
Italy
 
Spain
 
Portugal
 
Germany
6
2016
Details
  Oliveira de Azeméis  
Portugal
6–2  
Italy
 
Spain
7–1  
Switzerland
8
2018
Details
  A Coruña  
Spain
6–3  
Portugal
 
Italy
5–2  
France
11
2020
Details
  La Roche-sur-Yon TBD TBD TBD
  • Note: In 1936 and from 1939 to 1956, the tournament was also considered a World Cup.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Portugal2114944
2  Spain1716639
3  England121013
4  Italy3122237
5  France0538
6  Germany0246
   Switzerland0246
8  Belgium0112
9  Netherlands0044
Totals (9 nations)535353159

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit