IIHF World Women's U18 Championships

The IIHF World Women's U18 Championships are the junior edition of the IIHF World Women's Championships. The championships are limited to female ice hockey players under 18 years of age. The junior ice hockey tournament is held under the auspices of the IIHF, and is the female counterpart of both the WJHC and the IIHF World U18 Championships.

IIHF Women's U18 World Championship
StatusActive
Genresports event
Date(s)January
Frequencyannual
Location(s)various
Inaugurated2008 (2008)
Organised byIIHF

The inaugural championship was held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, in January 2008.

List of championshipsEdit

Year Gold Silver Bronze Venue
2008   United States   Canada   Czech Republic   Calgary, Canada
2009   United States   Canada   Sweden   Füssen, Germany
2010   Canada   United States   Sweden   Chicago, United States
2011   United States   Canada   Finland   Stockholm, Sweden
2012   Canada   United States   Sweden   Zlín / Přerov, Czech Republic
2013   Canada   United States   Sweden   Heinola / Vierumäki, Finland
2014   Canada   United States   Czech Republic   Budapest, Hungary
2015   United States   Canada   Russia   Buffalo, United States[1]
2016   United States   Canada   Sweden   St. Catharines, Canada
2017   United States   Canada   Russia   Přerov / Zlín, Czech Republic
2018   United States   Sweden   Canada   Dmitrov, Russia
2019   Canada   United States   Finland   Obihiro, Japan
2020   United States   Canada   Russia   Bratislava, Slovakia
2021   Linköping / Mjölby, Sweden

Participation and medalsEdit

Nation Years First Last Gold Silver Bronze Total Best finish (first/last)
  United States 13 2008 2020 8 5 0 13 1st (2008/2020)
  Canada 13 2008 2020 5 7 1 13 1st (2010/2019)
  Sweden 13 2008 2020 0 1 5 6 2nd (2018)
  Russia 12 2008 2020 0 0 3 3 3rd (2015/2020)
  Czech Republic 13 2008 2020 0 0 2 2 3rd (2008/2014)
  Finland 13 2008 2020 0 0 2 2 3rd (2011/2019)
  Germany 7 2008 2018 0 0 0 0 4th (2010/2012)
   Switzerland 10 2008 2020 0 0 0 0 6th (2019)
  Japan 6 2010 2019 0 0 0 0 6th (2010)
  Hungary 2 2013 2014 0 0 0 0 6th (2013)
  France 1 2016 2016 0 0 0 0 8th (2016)
  Slovakia 1 2020 2020 0 0 0 0 8th (2020)

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