IS Göta are a Swedish sport club from Helsingborg founded in 1898. The club has had sections in athletics, football, bandy, ice hockey, tennis and handball.[1] The handball team was promoted to Allsvenskan in 1965 and won the league in their debut season,[2] earning the title of Swedish champions.[3] They finished third in the following season, but after that their performances declined and they were relegated in 1970.[2] The handball section was discontinued in 1981.[1]

Now, in 2019, IS Göta has three sections: Athletics & Triathon, Tennis and Bowling. Athletics & Triathlon is the biggest section and here is a photo of the IS Göta participants in the local 10k race Springtime 2017 in Helsingborg.


  1. ^ a b "Göta". Retrieved 6 July 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Placeringar i högsta serien" (PDF). Retrieved 6 July 2017.
  3. ^ "SM-slutspel, herrar" (PDF). Retrieved 6 July 2017.