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by Archives October 2, 2007

3.5 million
Contributions to charities
from the Cup

8
Number of volunteers to pick up and clean every practice ball hit during the tournament

35,000
Number of fans on site to watch the Weir -Woods match

200
Countries watching on TV

250 million
Fans watching it on TV

1,075
Volunteers for the week

70
Shoot that and you’ll make even par on the Blue course.

1
Player who fell face first into the water, Woody Austin.
Most intriguing quote:
“I think this year we are going to put face paint on and ribbons in our hair.” – Tiger Woods.
Words from a wise man:
“Golf is a game of contradictions, it’s a puzzle without an answer.” – Gary Player.
Notable fact:
The honorary chairman is always the president of the host country. Hence the name, “President’s Cup.”

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