Dear friends and athletics family. Idrettsklubben Tjalve is happy to welcome athletes to the 10th edition of the Boysen Memorial at the venerable Bislett Stadium Wednesday June 28th 2023.

This meet has status World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze.


Entry Standard
Men’s 800m: 1.59.99 in 2023 or 2022
Men’s 5000m: 15.49.99 in 2023 or 2022.

4 x100m relay
For both women and men, 4 x100m relay

Travel support

These are our travel support guidelines:
1. Travel support is only considered for registered athletes.
2. Travel support must be approved by organizer.
-use this link to register: https://www.trackandfield.se/anmal?compID=637
3. Travel support is considered for athletes with SB 2022/2023 IAAF score above 1130 points. See table below for standards:
Track events:
Two European athletes registered in each event have priority for travel support.
5. Field events:
Three European athletes registered in each event have priority for travel support.
6. Travel support is limited to 300 EUR.
7. Travel support will be accompanied with accommodation and meals.
8. Travel support is refunded by e-mailing us the receipt for the expense.


Prize money

Boysen Award
The prize goes to the male runner who equals or beats Audun Boysen’s legendary record of 1:45.90 on 800m, a time that stood as the Norwegian record for 37 years. The award will also be given to women who run faster than 2:01.00. Only one person per gender can win the award.

The prize is 10 000 NOK which is approx. 1 000 EUR.

Foreign participants will be deducted a 15% tax fee. Prizes will be paid out by invoice sent by athletes’ agent, club, or federation.


Boysen Memorial is an open meet with exceptions for the men’s 800m and 1500m. See entry standards for these disciplines above.

Follow this link => REGISTRATION
-registration closes June 19

Follow this link => STARTLIST

Placing Score

For the global championships you either qualify thru Entry standard or In World Rankings quota. For In World Rankings quota placing score is of importance. Boysen Memorial has C status and awards the following points.

Results and placing scores achieved at the Boysen Memorial on June 28th 2023 are eligible for qualifying in the following Championships.

*WC, Budapest 2023.
*WC indoor, Glasgow 2024.
*EC, Rome 2024.


The meeting hotel is Scandic Solli
Parkveien 68 Box 2458, 0202 Oslo
Discount code:


We encourage using public transport. Below is description of the transportation.

Oslo Airport – Hotel Scandic Solli
We recommend the train as it is swift and price competitive. Also, from the Nationaltheatret station stop it is walking distance to Scandic Solli.

Hotel Scandic Solli – Bislett Stadium
As well we recommend public transport by bus to Bislett Stadium.


At Tjalve clubhouse there will be physiotherapy service 48 hours prior the meet. Timeframe and scheduling will be informed later. 


WaveLight Technologies will be used for pacing. With this system we will be able to set up to several paces on each of the middle- and long-distance races.


Meet Director
Eirik Røe
Telefon: 0047 906 32 141
E-mail: tjalve@tjalve.no

Athletes´ Liaison
John Ertzgaard
Phone: 0047 928 99 929
E-mail: tjalve@tjalve.no