Idrottsklubben Carlstad was one of 402 clubs from Sweden that had teams playing during Gothia Cup 2019. They participated with one team in Gothia Special Olympics Trophy. In addition to Idrottsklubben Carlstad, 29 other teams from 15 different countries played in Gothia Special Olympics Trophy. They were divided into 6 different groups, whereof Idrottsklubben Carlstad could be found in Group C together with Kalmar FF, Husqvarna FF, FIFH 2 and BK Sport Mix. Idrottsklubben Carlstad comes from Karlstad which lies approximately 200 km from Göteborg, where Gothia Cup takes place. The area around Karlstad does also provide 7 additional clubs participating during Gothia Cup 2019 (Hertzöga BK, IFK Skoghall, IFK Ölme, Karlstad BK, Norrstrands IF, FBK Karlstad and IFK Kristinehamn).