The American Poolplayers Association (APA) was founded by professional poolplayers Terry Bell and Larry Hubbart in 1979 as the National Pool League, which became the American Poolplayers Association in 1981. The two realized the popularity of the sport, but knew that, different from other sports, there was no existing recreational league system.
Bass Pro Shops, Inc. is a retailer of fishing, hunting, camping and outdoor gear. The Company’s products include various types of sporting equipment, such as fishing poles, lures, nets, traps, decoys, small boats and lanterns; apparel, including outerwear, pants, shirts, sunglasses, hats and gloves for men, women and children; footwear, including athletic shoes, hunting boots, hiking boots, work boots, wading boots, socks and accessories, and gifts and home decor products, including blankets, outdoor toys, books, snack items, flags, wind chimes, videos, jewelry and decals.
Beware of the Widow’s Bite. The two most lethal names in billiards have joined forces. The “Black Widow”, Hall of Famer Jeanette Lee and Poison Billiards have teamed up to create our all-new convention defying Black Widow series of cues. All Black Widow Series One cues feature Uni-Loc® Bullet Joints, acid etched and hand painted collars, and revolutionary materials including Syntek Fiber and Tri-Weave Polymer. They arrive paired with the Predator engineered Poison Venom2 low-deflection shaft, making this series just as lethal as it is beautiful.
The Pool Mate is a product made of solid wood, which stands about 6 inches tall, and is coned shaped with a hole in the center of its top. Its unique design is tailor-made to store a single pool cue. Unlike other cue holders, the Pool Mate is made not to be stationary, and it’s design allows for mobility across any type of flooring. It is offered in a variety of finishes to compliment your billiards table as well as any room’s décor.
BD is a monthly, full-color, glossy magazine covering every aspect of billiards worldwide, written by the best professional billiard journalists. The magazine’s content includes some of the best instructional columns anywhere (with such high-caliber names as pool legends Mike Sigel and Nick Varner), professional and amateur coverage, industry news, personality profiles, billiards history and culture, and much more, including many unusual, innovative and highly informative billiard articles found in no other publication of any kind.
The Scoliosis Association, Inc. is an international information, awareness, individualized support, and research advocacy nonprofit organization. We exist to serve the comprehensive needs of scoliosis patients and their families, as well as the general public, regarding all aspects of scoliosis diagnosis, treatment options, and current research. We carry out our mission through centralized support of geographically diverse chapter locations, maintenance of an informational website, hotline, and other appropriate awareness and informational venues. Finally, Scoliosis Association Inc. provides grant funding, as available, to enable meaningful scoliosis research projects.
Founded in 1974 by tennis legend, Billie Jean King, the Women’s Sports Foundation is dedicated to advancing the lives of girls and women through sports and physical activity.
Champions for America’s Future is a national, nonprofit, bipartisan, membership organization of athletes and coaches who have come together to make sure every child has the best chance to compete in life.
Established in 1976, the WPBA is the premiere organization for professional female pool players around the world. Members include world-famous players such as Jeanette Lee, Allison Fisher and Ewa Laurance.
My lifestyle images and portraiture exemplify my passion for the human spirit. I enjoy stretching the imagination and delving into the true nature of an individual to create unique and timeless portraits. It is this photography that excites and inspires me the most. With years of experience in advertising and corporate photography, my production team and I deliver images that speak market language in a direct and sophisticated style.
My mission is to find the inner beauty in everyone that I meet and to create beautiful pictures that bring out the spirit and personality of my subjects while putting them at ease.
I’ve had a camera in my hands since I can remember. Photographing people has always been second nature. To me its simple, I am endlessly curiously about humna nature. Whether my subjects are well known or not they are still people. Ultimately it’s not about me, it’s about my subject and I enjoy connecting with them and creating a positive and exciting experience during our time together no matter how long that may be.
Paul Aresu is an award winning New York-based photographer, specializing in portraits, sports and lifestyle.
Magnum Photos is a photographic co-operative of great diversity and distinction owned by its photographer-members. With powerful individual vision, Magnum photographers chronicle the world and interpret its peoples, events, issues and personalities. Through its four editorial offices in New York, London, Paris and Tokyo, and a network of fifteen sub-agents, Magnum Photos provides photographs to the press, publishers, advertising, television, galleries and museums across the world.