A) For the European Championship for men in Nice there will be 8 groups of 4-5 teams.
B) The CEP will make seeding after the results in Dakar for the European Federations.
C) The group-play will be considered as a qualification for A-European Championship (No. 1+2 in each group).
D) The rest will go to the B-European Championship. There will be NO Nations Cup.
E) The 16 Federations from A-EC will be invited to the WC in 2010 by the FIPJP.
F) The 8 best Federations in the B-EC will be invited to the WC in 2010 by the FIPJP.
G) For the shooting, every Federation will have a first round, where the 16 best will continue to the second round (the 4 best will go directly to the 1/4 finals.
H) The rest (No. 5-16) will shoot a second round, and the 4 best will go to the 1/4 finals.