Gjemselund Stadion

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Gjemselund Stadion
Gjemselund stadion Kongsvinger.JPG
LocationKongsvinger, Norway
Coordinates60°11′43″N 11°59′14″E / 60.19528°N 11.98722°E / 60.19528; 11.98722
Record attendance6794
SurfaceArtificial turf
Opened14 June 1953
KIL Toppfotball
KIL Fotball

Gjemselund Stadion is a football stadium in Kongsvinger, Norway and the home ground of Kongsvinger Idrettslag.

Until 2008, it was also used for track and field meets, having got rubber track in 1986.[1] The venue hosted the Norwegian Athletics Championships in 1968.[2] The stadium received artificial turf for the 2009 season.

The record attendance is 6,794 from 1983.[3] Capacity has since been reduced by new regulations.


  1. ^ About Kongsvinger IL athletics (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ "Main Championships Men" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Athletics Association. Archived from the original on 25 November 2011. Retrieved 25 November 2011.
  3. ^ http://www.nifs.no/stadionprofil.php?stadion_id=8290 (in Norwegian)