Tynset IF

Tynset Idrettsforening is a Norwegian sports club from Tynset, Hedmark. It has sections for association football, team handball, cycling, judo, orienteering, speed skating, skiing, swimming, and taekwondo.

Tynset IF
Tynset IF logo.svg
Full nameTynset Idrettsforening
Founded15 September 1900; 119 years ago (1900-09-15)
League3. divisjon
20194. divisjon Group 20, 1st of 12

It was established on 15 September 1900 as Tønset IF, and the name was modernized to Tynset IF in 1923 at the same time as the club adopted association football.[1]

The men's football team currently plays in the 3. divisjon, the fourth tier of the Norwegian football league system. It last played in the 2. divisjon in 1999.

Skiers include Tor Halvor Bjørnstad,[2] Therese Johaug and Annar Ryen.


  1. ^ "Historie" (in Norwegian). Tynset IF. Archived from the original on 22 July 2010. Retrieved 31 July 2010.
  2. ^ Tor Halvor Bjørnstad at the International Ski Federation