After 1989, tournament organiser BMW has been the driving force behind Germany\u2019s most iconic professional golf tournament. Here are a few figures exposing the important logistics energy that operates on behind the pictures, generating the foundation for the victory story that is the BMW International Open. video walls and 50 screens are installed for BMW tournament TV. 9\u00a0\u00a0leaderboards and two electronic hole-by-hole scoreboards are set up. 20\u00a0\u00a0cameras and 60 microphones record the top groups every day. 60\u00a0\u00a0BMW courtesy cars are in use for players, officials and special guests. 85\u00a0\u00a0golf buggies are in use on the site. 153\u00a0\u00a0km of cables are laid for TV broadcasts, electricity and water supply, and telephone connections, with more than 400 access points. 500\u00a0\u00a0volunteers show great commitment to ensuring the tournament runs smoothly. 550\u00a0\u00a0journeys are completed by the free shuttle bus between Ismaning station and the tournament site. 2,500\u00a0\u00a0seats are available to spectators in the grandstands. 3,500\u00a0project personnel are employed to ensure the tournament is run successfully. 3,500\u00a0\u00a0guests are fed and watered in the Fairway Club. 4,000\u00a0\u00a0BMW customers are able to visit the lounge on the ninth green. 4,500\u00a0\u00a0parking spaces are available to visitors. 5,000\u00a0\u00a0pretzels are eaten. 6,640\u00a0\u00a0hours of work are put in by the greenkeepers prior to and during the tournament. 15,500\u00a0\u00a0m\u00b2 of covered, tented area (gastronomy, exhibitions, working areas). 20,000\u00a0\u00a0litres of water is drunk by employees and players during the tournament week. 25,800\u00a0\u00a0hours of work are put in by scorers, marshals and caddies. 38,850\u00a0\u00a0golf shots (roughly) are hit in the 450 rounds played over the course of the tournament. 60,000\u00a0\u00a0spectators are expected.