The Ariane Golf Trophy is an international competition for teams from companies and organisations involved in the development of the Ariane programme. It is organised on a yearly basis by The ESTEC Golf Club. This year’s participating companies and organisations included Arianespace, Astrium, CNES, Credit Agricole, EADS, ESTEC, Herakles, RUAG Space, Serco, Snecma, Volvo, among others.
The team of Sapienza was formed by (on the picture from left to right):
- Ross Irvine
- Mike Bearman
- Paul Woodgate
- Gijs Tan
The winning team, Astrium, was announced during the Gala Dinner on the last day of the tournament. The Sapienza Team played well and finished the tournament in the middle of the ranking. Ross Irvine, one of the players of the Sapienza Team said: “I guess we just need to be happy we weren’t last!”