2014, 2015 and the start of 2016, have proved that the WCGC is making significant in-roads into achieving its long-term objectives, most significantly with a considerable amount of new nations taking part in the year-long concept and the World Final.
These years have been a period of significant development for the WCGC, building on the success of the previous years and World Finals in Scotland, Sotogrande, Spain, and Cascais, Portugal. The World Final continues to be broadcast by Golfing World TV to over 50 broadcasters with an estimated home reach of 350 million globally. The World Final continues to also covered by Time and Fortune magazines.
We continue to receive support from our Global Ambassadors. Legendary golfer Manuel Pinero, Ronan Rafferty, Simon Holmes, Jeremy Dale, and in this 2016 edition, Luis Figo will all be resent at this year’s World Final in Cascais, Portugal.
More than 40 countries will participate at the 2016 World Final in Cascais, Portugal. But in order to qualify, it is anticipated that Licensees will organise around 150 national qualifying events that attract over 7,500 business executives globally.
Angola, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, England, Finland, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Luxembourg, Macau, Mauritius, Nigeria, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, UAE, Venezuela and Wales are among the countries that are organising their events during the 2015/16 season.