The European Tchoukball Championship for 2016 took place in central Europe in Jičín, Czech Republic from 2nd to 7th August 2016. 4 playing days full of thrilling games brought many great tchoukball moments and experience to all participants. 9 countries participated in the men's category and 8 in the women's category. Together over 250 players came to play their best tchoukball to win the title of European Champions.
Besides the games themselves, 2 FITB referee seminars took place during the event and also a rich accompanying program was available for all players and supporters. Austria claimed first place in the men's category by defeating Italy in the final. Third place went to Germany. In the women's category, Switzerland beat the UK in the final becoming European champions. Italy came 3rd.
The final team ranking was as follows:
Men: 1. Austria, 2. Italy, 3. Germany, 4. United Kingdom, 5. Switzerland 6. Czech Republic 7. Poland, 8. France, 9. Spain
Women: 1. Switzerland, 2. United Kingdom, 3. Italy, 4. Czech Republic, 5. Austria, 6. Poland, 7. France, 8. Spain