The IKF announced Saturday 16 January 2016 the IKF Europa Cup final round in January 2017 goes to the Netherlands. The 51th IKF ECup event days are Thursday 12 till Saturday 14 January 2017.
The 2016 national championship teams of the numbers finishing one to six in the 2016 IKF ECup qualify for the 2017 event.
The following countries have qualified: The Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Czech Republic, Catalonia and England.
Other countries must play first round qualifications later this year for 4 more places. The IKF ECup 2017 plays with 10 national championship teams.