FEBRUARY 24, 2016 – BORMIO
The “Alpini” (Italian for “an elite mountain warfare military corps of the Italian Army” – see Wikipedia) will meet in Bormio from February 25 to 28, 2016 for their winter games called “Alpiniadi Invernali 2016”. The event is a newborn winter games competition setting its second historical edition this year.
The soldiers and veterans will gather to compete in different disciplines: alpine ski, cross-country ski, mountaineering ski and winter duathlon. The town of Bormio is expecting more than 1,500 athletes among which a few foreign delegations.
The “Alpini” in Bormio: a giant slalom on the Stelvio
On Saturday February 27, 2016 on the legenday Stelvio slope in Bormio the Alpine athletes will compete on a great giant slalom.
- 2:30 pm category Master B
- 5:00 pm categories Master A and Seniores
For further information on the event: www.ana.it
@Bormio Ski Press