MISO stands for Council of Sport Clubs in Malmö. It was formed in 1974 and is entrusted with the task of representing sport- and athletics associations in Malmö.
MISO is a contact body for Malmö City’s Leisure Board and other boards, promoting the co-operation between sports and other non-profit associations.
In addition to directly sports-related issues, MISO is engaged in a number of areas such as integration, public health, crime prevention, social medicine, labour market, anti-racism and school-related issues.
Since 2000 MISO annually confers following prestigious awards:
“Pegasus of the Year” – for a sportsman who’s achievements has been a benefit to the city of Malmö
“Female Athlete of the Year” – a prize for a female with outstanding engagement in sports
“Promising Athlete Girl of the Year” – a prize for a girl under 18 YOA (alt. a whole team) with outstanding engagement in sports.