The European Men’s and Women’s Team Championships 2018 and European U15 Championships took place at the Gymnastics Centre (6 Syrtlanovoy St.) in Kazan on February 13-18.
The European Men’s and Women’s Team Championships are one of the most prestigious European tournaments. European and world badminton stars, winners and awardees of the European, world and Olympic tournaments compete at the event.
The event was held in Kazan for the second time. The team and junior Championships debuted in the Tatarstan capital in 2016. More than 400 athletes from 38 countries came together at the event. 39 international and 36 national judges officiated the competitions.
The badminton tournaments organised in Kazan aim to promote badminton in Russia and strengthen international sports contacts. Both tournaments are held under the auspices of the Badminton Europe Confederation (BEC).