On Sunday, May 13th, 2012, the 27th IBM organised at the stadium Lesdiguières of Grenoble its second edition of solidarity for its wounded persons. Unity of assault of the Brigade, the 2nd REG participated actively in the success of this event. Various animations as tournaments of children rugby or of the beach rugby as well as the displays of military equipments were so proposed to the inhabitants of Grenoble come in big number.
The legionnaires of mountain welcomed the visitors through their stands of assault course, mine clearance and presentation of engineering equipment.
The members of the CSA(SPORT CLUB OF DEFENCE) rugby of the 2nd REG accompanied with their brothers-in-arms of the units of the 27th IBM competed in the afternoon for a match of official reception against FCG / GUC, under the eye of the godfather of this edition 2012: Marc Lièvremont. Final score 51/17 for the team of the 27th IBM.
At the end of the day, a 108 000-€ check was handed to the association Entraide Mountain. This sum will allow to equip in prosthesis and specific equipment the legionnaires and the soldiers of the 27th IBM, so that they can continue to evolve in the environment of the mountain.
Origin: 2e Régiment étranger de génie
Rights: Légion étrangère