Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Oct. 22, 2014 - Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today
announced that its board of directors has authorized the discretionary
repurchase of up to $200 million of the Company's outstanding common stock.
Share repurchases will be systematically completed in the open market or through
privately negotiated transactions over approximately a two-year period.

"The Brunswick organization has successfully executed against our operating and
financial plans, and is focused on a well-defined strategy to generate continued
growth in revenue and earnings over the next planning period," explained Dustan
E. McCoy, Brunswick chairman and chief executive officer.  "The authorization
for the repurchase of common stock reflects our progress as well as our
confidence in Brunswick's future prospects. The repurchase also allows us
another means to enhance shareholder value over the coming years."

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 FloteBote, 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


Release:          IMMEDIATE
Contact:          Bruce Byots
                      Vice President - Corporate and Investor Relations
Phone:            847-735-4612

Contact:         Daniel Kubera
                     Director - Media Relations and Corporate  Communications
Phone:           847-735-4617

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