Development of the Challenge Tour 2001 - 2011

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 Development of the Challenge Tour 2001 - 2012
 
YEAR 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
 Number of Countries 16 18 21 22 22 22 23 24 18 18 17 17
 Number of Events 29 26 28 29 33 31 32 33 24 25 25 26
Total Prize Money in million Euro 3.88 3.98 4.67 4.37 5.49 4.92 5.28 6.02 4.82 4.9 5.7 5.6
Average Prize Money per Tournament 133,893 153,151 166,692 150,690 183,114 158,636 165,072 182,345 200,833 195,800 228,101 214,350
Total Money won by the Leader in the Rankings 97,737 121,531 94,509 95,980 103,576 119,152 128,927 144,118 242,980 134,297 148,913 131,099
20th Rankings 51,081 43,221 51,011 43,088 58,384 52,136 56,244 67,105 58,920 58,888 62,630 65,149
45th Rankings 28,848 23,633 26,541 27,739 33,707 32,622 33,776 40,563 30,226 30,047 39,111 40,893
Number of Players Graduating to the European Tour 34 35 35 36 32 35 32 34 30 40 41 35
Graduates directly from the Challenge Tour 16 15 17 17 21 20 21 20 21 21 20 21
CT Members exempt to Tour School Finals 10 9 9 8 6 4 4 8 3 5 10 8
Pre-qualifiers through Tour School 8 11 9 11 5 11 7 6 6 14 11 6
Number of Cards Retained 18 18 15 19 12 16 15 16 13 15 7  
Graduates directly from the Challenge Tour 10 6 9 12 9 8 12 11 10 11 6  
CT Members exempt to Tour School Finals 3 7 4 4 2 2 0 3 2 2 1  
Pre-qualifiers through Tour School 5 5 2 3 1 6 3 1 1 2 0