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Media Facts

  • The Wells Fargo Championship will be broadcast to a national and international audience. The broadcast and scenes from Wilmington will be available to over 1 billion potential households in 32 languages, across 225 countries and territiories outside of the U.S. via international TV partners. HD coverage of events will be available internationally on 35 channels across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australasia, Latin America and Canada.

  • The Wells Fargo Championship has nearly 38 hours of coverage on Golf Channel and CBS Sports. On average, nearly 20 million viewers will tune in and spend over 21 million hours viewing the tournament Thursday through Sunday.

  • In addition to the live coverage of the competition, the Wells Fargo Championship will be the main topic on Golf Channel's Golf Central, Morning Drive and Inside the PGA TOUR throughout the week.

  • The Wells Fargo Championship Website and Mobile Website averages 200,000 visitors combined during tournament week. While a majority of the visitors are from the United States, a large number of visitors to the tournament's website are from eleven different countries around the world.

  • Currently the 2016 Wells Fargo Championship has over 1 million mentions on Google and that number is growing each day.

  • Through the years, the Wells Fargo Championship has an average distribution of 400 media credentials for media covering the tournament on-site. This includes local media, regional media, national media who cover the PGA TOUR for CBSsports.com, PGATOUR.com, ESPN.com, Golf.com, Foxsports.com, Golfweek, Sports Illustrated, Associated Press, Getty Images, golfchannel.com as well as international media from Japan, England, Korea and Australia. And this is just a sample of the potential each year.

  • In addition to TV and social media, the Wells Fargo Championship will be broadcast on SiriusXM Radio, which serves more than 27 million subscribers in North America. During tournament week, there will be continuous scoring updates and live play-by-play coverage throughout the TV Broadcast hours. In addition, on-site interviews will be posted on PGATOUR.com