Breidablik Icelandic Champions in Football

breidablik-logoKópavogur football club Breidablik became the Icelandic champions in men’s football on Saturday. Breidablik and Stjarnan from Gardabaer made a 0-0 draw. Breidablik and FH from Hafnafjördur had equal points after the final round, but Breidablik had scored more goals and thus earned the championship title—for the first time in the team’s history.

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Flooding Leaves South Iceland Travelers Stranded

hikers-laugavegur_psDue to heavy rainfall and significant swell in rivers in south Iceland last weekend, 120-130 people are stranded in Thórsmörk, a highland resort. Steinholtsá river is impassible, as are many rivers around Eyjafjallajökull glacier; river channels are shallow due to the volcanic eruption last spring.

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