GERMANY, Boppard. From 9 to 11 July 2017, the 14th Euro Meat Golf Trophy will take place in Boppard. Butchers devoted to playing golf will compete in eight categories. The proceeds will be donated to charity.
The venue of the popular golf tournament this year is the Jakobsberg Hotel & Golfresort in Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate. The participants from Germany, Austria and Switzerland will compete with each other in eight categories. These include an introductory course for golf newcomers as well as the coveted prize for the best butcher.
While one or the other participant may be focusing on the contest, the event is again entirely committed to a good cause: The proceeds will be donated to charitable organizations dedicated to the welfare of children. “We support projects helping ill and disadvantaged children to give them a future. We would like to make a contribution here,” says Hermann Schalk, chairman of the association “Sport für einen guten Zweck” (sports for a good cause) and organizer of the Euro Meat Golf Trophy.
Sponsors of the Euro Meat Golf Trophy 2017 are Wolf Wurstspezialitäten GmbH, CSB-System AG, Swiss Value Consulting GmbH, Lißner engineers+architects, Multivac Sepp Haggenmüller GmbH & Co. KG, Sander Gourmet GmbH & Co KG, GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, Vacu-Pack Maschinenbau Ernst Reischl e.K, Almi Ges.m.b.H. & Co KG, Günther Maschinenbau GmbH, Bäro GmbH & Co. KG, Mettler-Toledo GmbH, Maja-Maschinenfabrik Hermann Schill GmbH & Co. KG, Moguntia-Werke Gewürzindustrie GmbH, Bizerba GmbH & Co. KG, Clever Etiketten GmbH, Süffa – The Trade Fair for the Meat Industry, ATT InoxDrain, Maschinenfabrik Seydelmann KG, Diversey, Singer & Sohn GmbH, Enders GmbH & Co. KG, Neumeyer AG Lengnau AG, Mesutronic Gerätebau GmbH, Avo Geschmack & Technologie and Fuchs Gewürze GmbH.
Among the participants of the golf tournament, entrepreneurs, executives and decision makers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland will attend. Besides the sporting competition, networking, sharing experiences and visiting Europe’s top companies are on the agenda. This year, a factory tour has been scheduled at Sander Gourmet GmbH in Wiebelsheim.
Moreover, the city of Boppard located in the heart of the Unesco World Heritage Upper Middle RhineValley has a lot to offer. Among others, it is possible to visit here the Lorelei, world-famous slate rock and theme of Heinrich Heine’s literary monument in his probably most famous poem.