Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Billiards Now Part Of Life Fitness Family

Fitness equipment manufacturer adds game room tables and furnishings to product

ROSEMONT, Ill., March 4, 2015 - Life Fitness today announced that Brunswick
Billiards will join the equipment manufacturer's family of products, creating a
robust portfolio of recreational products for customers across the globe. Both
Life Fitness and Brunswick Billiards are part of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:
BC).  Billiards, the Corporation's founding brand and namesake, was established
in 1845. With the reorganization, Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial
fitness equipment manufacturing, will now develop, manufacture and sell
Brunswick Billiards game room and billiards tables, furnishings and accessories.

"There is great opportunity for our customers to benefit from the realignment of
these two leading companies," said Chris Clawson, president of Life Fitness. "We
recognized natural synergies between the Brunswick Billiards, Life Fitness and
Hammer Strength brands as these products are all tailored for the recreational
and active lifestyle markets. With the support of the largest direct salesforce
and extensive global distribution channels in the industry, our customers will
now have access to an even broader product offering to support their

Brunswick Billiards, founded in Cincinnati, Ohio, boasts a long history of
innovation and a reputation for fine workmanship. Originally producing
carriages, billiards tables, cabinets, tables and chairs, the Brunswick
Billiards product line today consists of billiards tables, table tennis,
foosball, Air-Hockey®, shuffleboard, putting greens and game room furniture and
accessories. Brunswick Billiards products are designed in the U.S., globally
sourced and manufactured, and warehoused in Bristol, Wis.

Also under the Life Fitness brand family are world-leading Life Fitness and
Hammer Strength cardio and strength fitness equipment. Founded in 1968, Life
Fitness invented the first computer-controlled exercise bike and has stayed true
to its innovative roots through the decades. Today, its equipment can be found
in health clubs, hotels, recreational and training facilities, homes and many
more locations across the world.

For more information on Life Fitness and Hammer Strength, visit For more information on Brunswick Billiards, visit

About Life Fitness
Life  Fitness  is  the  global  leader  in commercial fitness equipment and game
tables  and furnishings.  The company  manufactures and  sells its  strength and
cardiovascular  equipment  and  billiards  tables,  accessories  and  game  room
furniture  under the  brand names  Life Fitness,  Hammer Strength  and Brunswick
Billiards.   Its   equipment   is   distributed   to  more  than  120 countries.
Headquartered  outside Chicago, in Rosemont, Ill., Life Fitness is a division of
Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC).

About Brunswick
Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill
"Genuine Ingenuity"(TM) in all its leading consumer brands, including Mercury
and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard
engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood and Whale marine parts and
accessories; Land 'N' Sea, Kellogg Marine, Diversified Marine and Bell RPG parts
and accessories distributors; Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Brunswick Commercial and
Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris, Lowe, Lund, Meridian,
Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray and Uttern boats, and Life Fitness
and Hammer Strength fitness equipment, and Brunswick billiards tables and table
tennis.  For more information, visit


Lauren Platt
Public Relations and Social Media Manager
Life Fitness
T: +1 847.288.3627

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