Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur

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Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur
Emblem of Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur.jpg
Full name Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur
Founded 1907
Ground Hertzvöllur,
Reykjavík
Ground Capacity 1,200
Chairman Ida Jensdóttir
Manager Arnar Þór Valsson
League 2. deild karla
2013 2. deild karla, 4th

Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur or ÍR (Reykjavik Athletic) is an Icelandic sport club, based in Reykjavík. It has teams in football, handball, basketball, athletics, tenpin bowling, skiing, taekwondo, judo and dancing.


Athletics[edit]

Notable Athletes[edit]

Anita henriksdóttir Iceland national record holder in the women's 800 metres and 2000 metres steeplechase. In 2013 Henriksdóttir won the 800 metres at the World Youth Championships in athletics and the European Junior Championships in athletics.




Basketball[edit]

The ÍR basketball team has won the most championships with 15 Icelandic Premier League wins.

Trophies and achievements[edit]

  • Icelandic Premier League: (15):
    • 1953-54, 1954–55, 1956–57, 1959–60, 1960–61, 1961–62, 1962–63, 1963–64, 1968–69, 1969–70, 1970–71, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1974–75, 1976–77
  • Iceland basketball Cups: (2):
    • 2001, 2007

Football[edit]

Honours[edit]

Champions of Reykjavík (2008)

Lengjan Cup, B-Division (2008)

2nd Division Icelandic Champions (2008)

Handball[edit]

ÍR currently plays in the Premier League.

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