Skarbøvik IF

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Skarbøvik IF
Full name Skarbøvik Idrettsforening
Founded 1930
Ground Skarbøvik stadion
Head Coach Nils Inge Bjerknes
League Third Division
2013 Second Division / 1, 12th (relegated)[1]

Skarbøvik Idrettsforening is a Norwegian sports club based in the outermost part of Ålesund, Møre og Romsdal. The club have teams in both football and handball. The first team in football plays in the Third Division. Skarbøvik has in the recent years alternated between the Second Division and the Third Division.

Skarbøvik won promotion to the Second Division in 2007[2] after beating Træff 7-2 on aggregate in the promotion playoff.[3] Skarbøvik played three seasons in the Second Division, but were relegated in the 2010 season after finishing one point behind Byåsen who kept clear of relegation. Skarbøvik and Træff finished the 2011 season equally on points, but due to the goal-difference Skarbøvik finished second while Træff won promotion. In 2012, Skarbøvik won promotion to the Second Division, which was secured after a 4-2 victory against Elnesvågen/Omegn on 5 October 2012.[2] Skarbøvik was relegated to the Third Division after only one season.[4]


  1. ^ "Tabell 2. divisjon, avdeling 1 2013". (in Norwegian). Amedia. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Skarbøvik klar for 2. divisjon" (in Norwegian). Sunnmørsposten. 6 October 2012. Retrieved 7 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Kvalifisering til 2. divisjon 2008" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 7 October 2012. 
  4. ^ Stige, Per Ove (19 October 2013). "– Tungt å rykke ned". Sunnmørsposten (in Norwegian). Retrieved 18 November 2013. 

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