Peace & Love City

Borlänge/Stora Tuna BK is a bandy club in Borlänge in Sweden. It was founded as Borlänge-Stora Tuna BK in 1981, when two clubs combined. The club was usually called Borlänge Bandy,[1] until 2016, when it changed to the name Peace & Love City because of a cooperation with the Peace & Love cultural festival.[2] The full legal name is still Ideella föreningen Borlänge-Stora Tuna Bandyklubb med firma Borlänge-Stora Tuna BK.[3] Since 2019, the club is again called Borlänge/Stora Tuna BK.

Borlänge/Stora Tuna BK
CityBorlänge, Sweden
LeagueAllsvenskan
Founded1981; 40 years ago (1981)
Home arenaTunets IP
Former club logo 2016-2019.

The club has been playing in the second level league of Swedish bandy, Allsvenskan, in the 2010/11 season and again since the 2012/13 season.[4]

Borlänge Bandy has a cooperation agreement with the Somalia national bandy team. The latter team was created by Somali expats living in Borlänge and the well-known Borlänge Bandy coach Per Fosshaug is their head coach.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Borlänge Bandy". Borlänge-Stora Tuna BK. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
  2. ^ Bandypuls: "Borlänge Bandy byter namn – heter nu Peace & Love City", 1 September 2016, retrieved 6 August 2017
  3. ^ "Ideella föreningen Borlänge-Stora Tuna Bandyklubb med firma Borlänge-Stora Tuna BK". allabolag.se. Retrieved 19 April 2014., checked again on 6 August 2017
  4. ^ "Jimmys bandysida". Archived from the original on 18 April 2014. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
  5. ^ "Somalia". Borlänge-Stora Tuna BK. Retrieved 11 April 2014.

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