1928 On Feb 23 the first sports meeting was held in Prince Olav Harbour, where the first sports club was founded. In the football match, Grytviken beat the hosts (both sports clubs founded 1928, shortly before the match). 1931 The largest ever tournament was held here on Feb 14 and 15, with teams from 5 stations (Grytviken, Leith Harbour, Husvik, Stromness and Prince Olav Harbour). One of the competitions was for the Falkland Islands Government Cup.
Source: Tønnessen, J. N. and A. O. Johnsen: The History of Modern Whaling (1982), page 289.
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