15th Memorial and 13th day of brotherhood Italian/Spanish

The day 1 April, the Secretary General of the I.F.M.S., General Renato Genovese , has participated in Avellanes (Spain) in the 15th...

The 31st IFMS congress in Innsbruck 07-11 september 2016

From 7 to 11 September I had the good fortune to be in Innsbruck for the 31st Congress of the IFMS and...

Annual I.F.M.S. prizes

This year once again, as the custom was born in 1997, the Alpines’ group of Azzano San Paolo (BG) awarded the I.F.M.S....

Alpiniadi 2016

ANA near Bormio organized second Alpiniadi 2016 where more than 1600 members participated.  As first time (in 2012) also this event had...

The 30th Congress of the IFMS

Between 1 and 3 October, Budva, Montenegro was the venue the 30th Congress of the International Federation of Mountain Soldiers (IFMS).

Visit of Redipuglia by His Holiness Pope Francis

On 13 September 2014, Italian, Austrian and Slovenian mountain soldiers attended the prayer of Pope Francis at the military monument in Redupuglia,...

Photo impressions of the 67th CASTA

This year’s CASTA was again conducted in the surroundings of San Candida in Italy between 2 and 6 February 2015. 

The 29th IFMS Congress and General Assembly

The regular IFMS congress and general assembly took place between 28 and 30 August 2014 in Andermatt, Switzerland. Both were hosted by...

24 May is a day of us, mountain soldiers

Let us celebrate it with mountain soldiers’ pride, always remembering our founding fathers. On picture: Jean Minster, Karl Preuner,...

On the 30th IFMS anniversary (1985 – 2015) again in Mittenwald

German mountain soldiers and the town of Mittenwald again united us in the same barracks 30 year after the IFMS was established....

Commander of Alpine Troops of the Italian Army visits CLEVER FERRET...

Commander of Alpine Troops of the Italian Army Lieutenant General Alberto Primicerj visited the exercise CLEVER FERRET 2014 which took place in...

Photo album ORTIGARA 2014

»Hohen Brendten 2014« Commemoration

On the 25 May 2014, a traditional ceremony was held at the German memorial in the Hohen Brendten near Mittenwald, Germany to...

SG visits A.N.A HQ in Milan

Secretary-General of the IFMS BG Bojan Pograjc visited A.N.A. Headquarters in Milan together with the president of the Slovenian Association of Mountain...

Alpiniadi Estive 2014, the mountain games of Associazione Nazionale Alpini

From  5th to 8th  June, the 1st  Summer “Alpiniadi” ,organized by A.N.A. , took place in Borgo San Dalmazzo (Cuneo).

New President of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division

The new President of the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division is Major General Galen B. Jackman. Biography

New President of the A.E.S.V.M. Spain

Since the 16th of May, the new President of the A.E.S.V.M. is Vicente Valdivielso.

87a Adunata Nazionale Alpini

Traditionally, between, 9 and 11 May 2014 we have been gathered in Pordenone (Italy) by the Associazione Nazionale Alpini (A.N.A.) as a...

56th International Military Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2014

The International Military Pilgrimage began in 1958 and has been continuing since. This year again, between 16 and 18 May 2014 military...

IFMS day GS Greeting

Military mountaineers of all ranks, active-component, reserve-component or retired members, veterans and our supporters, 24 May is our day.