At the Europeans Spain is a regular participant since 1954, missing only the 1962 edition
The Turks debuted in 1966 at the Europeans, finished 16th, returned in 1991, got the
Italy, the reigning world champion, has always belonged to the continental powerhouses. They joined the
France was one of the ruling nations in the early stages: they were Olympic champions
The Netherlands captured one title at the men’s Europeans, it dates back to 1950. There,
Romania entered the scene in 1962 and immediately joined the ‘higher circles’ by finishing 5th.
After becoming an independent country, the Croats won their first medal in 1999 at the
Soon after gaining independence, Montenegro won the European title at its very first try in