October 3, 2022

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Field hockey, qualification criteria for the 2024 Paris Olympics. Journey Italy – OA Sport

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Agree on Qualification Path For the Olympics Paris Hockey Stadium 2024as presented by International Hockey Federation (FIH). will be scheduled Two championships (male, female): As has happened since Beijing 2008, 12 teams By gender, they will play the Paris 2024 tournaments, with each The team consists of 16 athletes.

What teams qualify for the Olympics?

Host country: 1 team – France (Based on the fact that the men’s and women’s teams have met FIH standards by reaching a ranking of 25 or better in the FIH world rankings since the end of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, as with both French teams)

Continental Qualifiers: 5 teams
The team will qualify winner from all of the following Continental competitions:
African Hockey Road in Paris 2023
Pan American Games 2023
Asian Games 2022
2023 Urohoki Championship*
Oceania Cup 2023

* = if the file is France If they also win the EuroHockey 2023, the runner-up country will not qualify later, but The quota seat will be allocated to the FIH Olympic Qualifying Hockey Tournaments identified below.

FIH Hockey Olympics Qualifying Tournaments: 6 Teams
there will be 2 FEI Olympic Hockey QualifiersConsisting of 8 teams per team (16 teams total)who will hold early 2024. The number of teams that will participate in these tournaments from each continent will depend on Continental Stakeswhich will be determined based on FIH World Ranking January 31, 2023. The Top 3 teams in each of these tournaments.

Photo: ICRC press release