IK Tjalve was founded in 1890 and is the oldest track and field club in Norway.
IK Tjalve started in 1923 the Holmenkollen relay that has elapsed since with the exception of the war years from 1940 to 1945 as well as 1937 and 1971 when Bislett Stadium was under construction. Holmenkollen relay got hits first name sponsor in 2013 and has since been know as YT Holmenkollen relay. The contestant record is from 2015 with ca. 3300 registered teams.
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