Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Names Irick President -Fitness Division

LAKE FOREST, Ill. Jan. 18, 2017 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today
announced the appointment of Jaime A. Irick, 42, as president of the Fitness
Division, reporting to Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark D.
Schwabero.  Irick will succeed Christopher E. Clawson, president - Life Fitness,
who is leaving the Company.  The appointment is effective immediately.

Most recently chief commercial officer for Current, Powered by GE, Irick joins
Brunswick following 14 years at GE, where he worked across several business
units, and served in a variety of roles of increasing responsibility, including
corporate strategy and sales.  He had a strong track record of delivering
exceptional financial performance at GE as well as transforming traditional
business models to compete in new and evolving markets.  A veteran, Irick
graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and is a
qualified Airborne Ranger.  He earned his MBA from Harvard Business School.

"Representing roughly 20 percent of Brunswick's sales with leading products and
brands in the global commercial fitness market, our Fitness segment has grown in
importance both within the Company and the fitness industry," Schwabero
explained.  "From this base, we are committed to profitably growing Fitness
annual sales to $1.5 billion by 2020 and continuing to evolve both our growth
strategy and fitness portfolio and brands to achieve this goal.

"Our progress to date has been in large measure the result of the talents and
energies of our Fitness organization under the direction of Chris Clawson,"
Schwabero said.  "For Chris' many contributions to the organization during his
tenure, we offer him our thanks, gratitude and best wishes.

"Under Jaime's leadership, the Fitness Division will fully leverage its
strengths as a product leader, while building new capabilities to succeed as a
larger, more dynamic portfolio of winning brands in traditional and new
markets," Schwabero said. "The Fitness Division will effectively unify products,
technology and talent to develop winning solutions for our customers.  With his
track record of developing new business models and customer solutions in a
growing organization, we believe Jaime will accelerate Fitness' growth with his
unique blend of strategic thinking, operational acumen and leadership

About Brunswick
Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation's  leading consumer
brands include Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser
sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood, Garelick
and Whale marine parts and accessories; Land 'N' Sea, Kellogg Marine, Payne's
Marine and BLA parts and accessories distributors; Bayliner, Boston Whaler,
Brunswick Commercial and Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris,
Lowe, Lund, Meridian, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray, Thunder Jet
and Uttern; Life Fitness, Hammer Strength, Cybex, Indoor Cycling Group  and
SCIFIT fitness equipment; InMovement products and services for productive well-
being; and Brunswick billiards tables, accessories and game room furniture. For
more information, visit

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Jaime A. Irick, Fitness Division President, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC)
January 2017

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