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Sprite® Gives Fans a Chance to Bowl With NBA All-Star LeBron James

LAKE FOREST, Ill., July 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Four lucky grand prize winners will hit the bowling lanes and compete head-to-head with NBA All-Star LeBron James this fall. This special bowling challenge will be the culmination of the first-ever Bowling with LeBron Sweepstakes presented by Sprite(R), a product of The Coca-Cola Company. The sweepstakes kicks off July 1 at all 90 U.S. Brunswick Zone and Brunswick XL bowling centers and runs through Aug. 31.

An avid bowler, NBA All Star LeBron James is a natural choice for this sweepstakes. And the grand prize bowling matchup promises to be a competitive event.

Entering the sweepstakes is easy. Consumers may purchase a large Sprite(R) or other Company product at any participating Brunswick Zone or Brunswick Zone XL location and get a free game card they can then use to enter for a chance to win. Four grand prize winners will win a trip for two to meet and bowl with LeBron. Each grand prize includes round-trip air transportation for two, a two-night hotel stay and a $100 cash allowance.

In addition to the four grand prizes, more than 1,000 instant prizes will be awarded, including LeBron collector bowling balls and LeBron collector bowling pins. No purchase is necessary to enter the sweepstakes. Visit for rules and more details. All entrants must be 18 years of age or older.

About Brunswick Bowling & Billiards

Brunswick Bowling & Billiards, a division of Brunswick Corporation, is one of the largest operators of full-service bowling and family recreation centers in the world; is a full-line supplier of bowling equipment, supplies and consumer products, and designs billiards tables and accessories. Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) has been a leader in the recreation business for more than 160 years. For more information, visit our Web site at

About The Coca-Cola Company

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world's largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands. Along with Coca-Cola(R), recognized as the world's most valuable brand, the Company's portfolio includes 12 other billion dollar brands, including Diet Coke(R), Fanta(R), Sprite(R), Coca-Cola Zero(TM), vitaminwater(R), Powerade(R), Minute Maid(R), Simply Orange (R) and Georgia(R) Coffee. Globally, the Company is the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, juices and juice drinks and ready-to-drink teas and coffees. Through the world's largest beverage distribution system, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy the Company's beverages at a rate of 1.6 billion servings a day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, the Company is focused on initiatives that protect the environment, conserve resources and enhance the economic development of the communities where the company operates. For more information about the Company, please visit the Company's Web site at

SOURCE: Brunswick Bowling & Billiards