Torfnesvöllur

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Torfnesvöllur
Torfnesvollur
LocationTorfnesi,
Ísafjarðarbær
Iceland
Owner Ísafjarðarbær
Operator Vestri
Capacity 1.596
Field size105 × 70  m
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Broke ground1963
Opened18 July 1964
Tenants
Íþróttabandalag Ísafjarðar (1964–1988)
Vestri (1986-present)
Knattspyrnufélagið Hörður (2014-present)

Torfnesvöllur (Icelandic pronunciation:  [ˈtʰɔrvˌnɛːsˌvœtlʏr̥] ), known as Olísvöllurinn [ˈɔːlˌiːsˌvœtlʏrɪn̥n̥] for sponsorship reasons, is a football stadium in Ísafjörður, Iceland [1] and the home of Vestri and Knattspyrnufélagið Hörður. [2] It broke ground in 1963 [3] and was opened on 18 July 1964. [4]

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References

  1. Kolbeinn Tumi Daðason (25 June 2012). "Stúka mun rísa á Ísafirði". Vísir.is (in Icelandic). Retrieved 15 August 2018.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Olísvöllurinn". ksi.is (in Icelandic). Football Association of Iceland . Retrieved 15 August 2018.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. Hans W. Haraldsson (13 January 1968). "Hugleiðingar um Ísfirzk íþróttamál". Skutull (in Icelandic). p. 8. Retrieved 15 August 2018.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "Nýr íþróttavöllur opnaður á Ísafirði". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 26 July 1964. Retrieved 15 August 2018.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

Coordinates: 66°04′23″N23°08′10″W / 66.072956°N 23.136141°W / 66.072956; -23.136141