Brunswick Billiards to Sponsor Junior National 9-Ball Championship
Brunswick Billiards Supports Billiard Education Foundation Through Junior National 9-Ball Championship
Citing its commitment to furthering the growing interest in the sport of billiards and continuing the standard of excellence in the billiards industry, Brunswick Billiards has announced its sponsorship of the Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) Junior National 9-Ball Championships. The company has been a long time supporter of the event and this year will supply a cash donation and provide five, 9-foot Gold Crown IV tables for tournament play.
“Brunswick is committed to the advancement of tomorrow’s players and the future of the sport of billiards,” said Austin Rothbard, president of Brunswick Billiards. “Supporting youth events is important to growing the interest in the sport and promoting it among the next generation. We are proud to sponsor this national junior tournament.”
BEF Junior Nationals has become one of the most prestigious junior events in North America. Participants will compete for a chance to win academic scholarships, prizes and an opportunity to represent North America at the World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) Junior World Championships.
This is the 21st year of the tournament, which will be held on the campus of Illinois State University in Bloomington, Ill. on July 21-26.
About Brunswick Billiards
Connecting generations through superior craftsmanship and innovation since 1845, Brunswick Billiards has been the leader in designing the highest-quality billiards and pool tables and game room furnishings 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 www.brunswickbilliards.com.