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Always A Classic, Brunswick Billiards Becomes “Official Table” Of The WPBA Classic Tour

BRISTOL, Wis. (April 8, 2009) – Brunswick Billiards has stepped up to become the official table of the Women’s Professional Billiard Association and table sponsor of the WPBA Classic Tour.

The partnership with Brunswick ensures that WPBA players will compete on premium model tables in 2009, with plans to supply as many as a dozen 9-foot Gold Crown V Tournament Edition tables at each WPBA tour stop.

“Our Gold Crown sets the standard around the world for its unmatched quality, accuracy and playability,” said Austin Rothbard, president of Brunswick Billiards. “It’s a world-class table, engineered to be the premium choice for professional players.”

The 2009 WPBA Classic Tour kicked off April 1 at the San Diego Classic in Alpine, Calif.

About Brunswick Billiards

For more than 164 years, Brunswick Billiards has been the leader in designing the highest-quality pool tables and game room furnishings with a standard of superior craftsmanship and preferred by experts around the world. Based in Bristol, Wis., the billiards division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), has more than 300 retail dealer locations across the United States and international distributors in more than 40 countries. For more information about Brunswick Billiards and its product line, visit

For more information, contact: Cushman/Amberg Communications Katie Hasse or Katie Feltz 312-263-2500 or