The Turn- und Sportverein Hartberg is a football club from Hartberg, Styria. The club is playing in the First league, the second division in Austrian football. Beside the football section the club has 14 others, like chess, Judo and gymnastics.
|Full name||Turn- und Sportverein Hartberg|
|Founded||April 29, 1946|
|League||Austrian Football First League|
The club was founded on 29 April 1946. Then the club had two parts, football and handball. In the meantime there are 14.
After a long time in lower classes Hartberg was first promoted to the Landesliga, the highest class in Styrian football, in 1978. 1978/79 the club won the Landesliga, but failed in the relegation tournament for promotion. A year later the club reached the quarterfinals of the Austrian Cup. 1994/95 the club became champion again and was promoted to the Regionalliga Mitte (3rd division). 2006 the team became champion of the Regionalliga Mitte and was promoted to the Ersten Liga (2nd division). Due to reforms of the league Hartberg was relegated the same season. On the last day of the season 2008–2009, TSV Hartberg finished in first poisition of the Austrian third division and was promoted to the 2009–2010 second division where they play at the moment.
Team in the 2011/12 seasonEdit
The second squad is playing together with FSC Eggendorf (TSV Hartberg Amateure/FSC Eggendorf ).
- 3 x promotion to the second division:1996, 2006, 2009
- 4 x Champion Regionalliga Mitte (3rd division):1996, 1999, 2006, 2009
- 3 x Styrian Landesliga:1988, 1990, 1995
- Cup Semifinals: 1995
- Cup Quarterfinals: 1989
The club plays in the Hartberg stadium. It is a multi-purpose stadium for 6000 visitors.