Established in 1924 in the capital Sofia, the federation has been the only Bulgarian organization member of FIS (Fédération International de Ski) since 1932. There are 56 member clubs of the federation with a total of 990 athletes. Between 2009 and 2015 the Bulgaria Ski Federation hosted 5 Alpine Skiing World Cups and many European Cups. Over the years the athletes of the federation have left their mark in the history of skiing. Currently the rising star of Bulgarian alpine skiing is Albert Popov. He is only 18 years old and already has many excellent classifications at international events.