Following DOL the composition of the four preliminary pools reads as follows:
Pool A in Gdansk: Poland, Serbia, Finland, Estonia
Pool B in Szczecin: Italy, Germany, Slovakia, Czech Republic
Pool C in Krakow: Russia, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Spain
Pool D in Katowice: France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Turkey
The Drawing of Lots Ceremony for EUROVOLLEY POLAND 2017 held in one of Krakow’s most beautiful landmarks – the Juliusz Slowacki Theatre – impressed all attendees right from the start. Honorary guests such as CEV President Aleksandar Boričić, CEV Senior Vice-President Renato Arena, the President of the Polish Volleyball Federation Jacek Kasprzyk and the Mayor of Krakow Jacek Majchrowski could enjoy a wonderful opening, where the 16 participating teams were presented in an iconic show act.