The Spanish youth teams faced on July 27 the European Championship Team Sub’12 «Nations Challenge», which held its phases until Sunday July 30 and the finals from 10 to 13 August. Spain was runner-up in 2015, with only one title achieved in 2009 also in boys.
The women’s team was made up of the Guipuzcoan Naroa Aranzábal, ATF player, the Granada-born Ariana Geerlings and the Valencian Carmen López Martínez, with Mª José Echenique as captain.
The competition was held in the Romanian city of Galati together with Bulgaria, Moldova, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine and the host team of Romania. The final phase for the title will also be held in France, in the city of Ajaccio.