IF Hallby

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IF Hallby
Founded7 April 1929 (1929-04-07)
ArenaJönköpings idrottshus
BallparkBymarksvallen
Based inJönköping, Sweden

IF Hallby is a sports club in the town of Jönköping in Sweden. It was established on 7 April 1929.[1], It originally ran cross-country skiing, soccer, track and field athletics and ice skating. The club won the 1932 speed skating district team championship.[2] Handball was adopted in 1933[3] In 1934 the club's orienteering section was started. The club beame an alliance club on 1 June 2001.[4]

The men's handball team has played four seasons in the Swedish top division.[5] The women's handball team has played in the Swedish top division for two seasons.[6]

The men's soccer team played 19 seasons in Division III, back then the Swedish third division, between 1943-1983.[7]

An important gathering-place for the club is Hallbystugan. It is located in a popular outdoor recreation area near Axamo.

References[change | change source]

  1. Peter Gustafsson (11 December 2009). "80-åringen Hallby jubilerar" (in Swedish). J-nytt. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  2. "Klubbhistorik" (in Swedish). IF Hallby HK. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  3. "Förening och medlem - Hallby handboll" (in Swedish). IF Hallby HK. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  4. "Välkommen till IF Hallby!" (in Swedish). IF Hallby. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  5. "Maratontabell" (PDF) (in Swedish). Svenska Handbollsförbundet. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  6. "Maratontabell" (PDF) (in Swedish). Svenska Handbollsförbundet. Retrieved 22 February 2015.
  7. Jimmy Lindahl. "Maratontabell för Division III 1928/29 - 2006" (PDF) (in Swedish). Bolletinen. Retrieved 22 February 2015.

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