Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur or ÍR (Reykjavik Athletic) is an Icelandic sport club, based in the suburb of Breiðholt in Reykjavík. It has teams in football, handball, basketball, athletics, tenpin bowling, skiing, karate, taekwondo and judo.
|Full name||Íþróttafélag Reykjavíkur|
|Founded||11 March 1907|
|Club Chairman||Ingigerður Guðmundsdóttir|
|Football Chairman||Magnús Þór Jónsson|
|Manager||Brynjar Þor Gestsson|
|League||2. deild karla|
Vilhjálmur Einarsson Iceland national record holder in the men's triple jump and silver medalist at the Melbourne Olympic games 1956.
Vala Flosadóttir Former women's pole vault indoor world record holder and third place at the Sydney Olympic games 2000.
Aníta Hinriksdóttir Iceland national record holder in the women's 800 meters and 2000 meters steeplechase. In 2013 Hinriksdóttir won the 800 meters at the World Youth Championships in athletics and the European Junior Championships in athletics.
ÍR was one of the pioneers of women's basketball in Iceland and one of the founding members of the women's top-tier league. It is also one of the must successful women's team in the country, winning a total of 11 national championships. After not fielding a team since being relegated from the Úrvalsdeild in 2004, the team was revived in 2017 and registered into Division I for the 2017-2018 season.
D Division Icelandic Champions (1985)
C Division Icelandic runners up (1986)
B Division Icelandic runners up (1998)
Champions of Reykjavík (2008)
Lengjan Cup, B-Division (2008)
2nd Division Icelandic Champions (2008)
2nd Division Icelandic Champions (2016)
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
ÍR currently plays in Olís deildin.
Champion of Iceland 1946
Cup champion 2005
Cup champion 2013
- Official homepage
- Official Homepage of Basketball division
- (in Icelandic) KKÍ: ÍR – kki.is
- EUROBasket: ÍR Reykjavik basketball team