Category: Press Releases

McDermott Announces Free Cue Giveaway for June 2014

MCDERMOTT-WEB

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (June 1, 2014) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway for June 2014.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. For June, the giveaway cue is the G307C, a customized version of their popular G307 model. It features a birdseye maple forearm & sleeve with a natural walnut stain, custom rings and blue pearl inlays. The G307C comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

CueSight Supports BEF Juniors

May 24, 2013 (Englewood, CO): CueSight.com, a leading online retailer of pool cues and other billiards supplies, is committed to supporting the young players of the Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) by donating 5% of sales to the nonprofit organization. As an added bonus, shoppers who enter coupon code “SUPPORTBEF” will not only be supporting their favorite charity, but will also receive 10% off their purchase.

2013 marks the 50 year anniversary of J. Pechauer Custom Cues

In 1961 Jerry Pechauer was working under a truck mechanic apprenticeship for the International Harvester Company in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  A fellow employee there shared an interest in pool and they played a match.  A wager was made and Jerry was victorious.  But rather than accepting money he received a broken Willie Hoppe cue as his prize