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Monday, 23 September 2013 17:39

 

#1 Football & Billiard Fans

#2 League Players & Operators

#3 Tournament Players & Directors

#4 Fund-Raising Events

#5 Sports Bars, Billiard Rooms, & Rec Centers

#6 Promotional/Exhibition Events

#7 Billiard Instructors & Coaches

#8 Fantasy Football Fans

#9 Sports Business Entrepreneurs

#10 Junior Youth Billiard Programs

 

#1 Football/Billiard Fans

1. NCAA Football counts 103 million adults as fans or 44 percent of all US adults. –
Scarborough Sports Marketing

2. "...The NFL, therefore, claims that nearly 64 percent of the entire population of the United States viewed an NFL game this year."-
Bleacher Report

3. There are 36,831,000 Billiards/Pool participants in the U.S..-
Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

4. About 42% of all Billiards/Pool participants have a college degree or higher. -
Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

5. 59% of all Billiards/Pool participants and 55% of core (13+/year) Billiards/Pool participants are between ages 25 and 54.-
Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

As the above demographics clearly show there is a huge and favorable market of potential Billiard Football fans who can participate weekly with their favorite teams playing on their home tables or local rooms.

 

#2 League Player & Operators

1. There are 12,132,000 core (13+/year) Billiards/Pool participants in the U.S. -
Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

2. The APA is the world's largest amateur pool league with more than 265,000 active members-
American Pool Players Association (APA)

3. League Operators are currently familiar with  weekly score keeping and statistics. Billiard Football offers league operators a totally unique, fun and thorough statistical analysis for its player members.-National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

4. Billiard Football has synergy with established 8 & 9 ball APA, BCAPL, ACS, TAP, VNEA, UPA, USAPL etc. league operators by offering an interactive and compatible game format that will improve their weekly members skills in their respective leagues which will result in increased player participation.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

Major professional and collegiate markets will support league operators and allow them to build quickly as new members experience the thrill of  playing weekly with their favorite team in different competitive formats.

#3 Tournament Players & Directors

1. There are 12,132,000 core (13+/year) Billiards/Pool participants in the U.S. -
Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA)

2. Billiard Football allows in-house tournament directors the ability to draw customers by offering an interactive football tournament that can be played weekly on Saturday or Sunday afternoons or any other day.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

3. The Billiard Football tournament formats allow easy player handicapping to increase player participation, fairness and still allow competitive play for
all skill levels.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

4. Billiard Football is scalable allowing a few players to participate to many players with adjusted tournament bracket formats to fit any table availability and time limitations.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

The main purpose of in-house tournaments is to attract customers to an establishment. Billiard Football easily allows the tournament director to
organize & operate the tournament so that competitive play is fair and fun.

#4 Fund-Raising Events

1. Billiard Football fund-raising drives helps any event by giving an emotional attachment to the donors via the attachment they have with their
favorite team when they play one of the fun challenges. In order to be successful at fundraising, you need your donors to "feel". When you appeal to your donors at an emotional level only, they tend to give more freely without reservation.
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

2. Billiard Football fund-raising drives have proven themselves with non-profits like the Billiard Education Foundation in Las Vegas. Challenge games like "4-to-Score" and "40-Yard Dash" are proven to raise money and attract attention to any booth.
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

3. Imagine a professional football player from your city challenging donors on the billiard table in a fun Billiard Football themed fund-raiser.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

Tailoring your drive to your local football fan base gives an added emotional appeal to donors. The more donors you attract the more funds will be
raised. Billiard Football is a new game that is an attention grabber.

 

#5 Sports Bars, Billiard Rooms, & Rec Centers

1. Sports bars with billiard tables are a great venue for Billiard Football. Their atmosphere and sports decor give the regular football fan customer a place to enjoy the game and play along with their favorite team in a NBFL format.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

2. Billiard rooms are also an ideal location for Billiard Football  and NBFL leagues and tournaments. The more experienced players frequent the rooms and are looking for action in many different formats and games of billiards. Many leagues operate from these rooms and can offer a great drafting location for NBFL commissioners. These rooms also have more tables to play.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

3. There are many different Recreation Centers i.e.; College Student Union Rec Centers, City Rec Centers, Senior Citizen Centers, Military Base Rec
Centers.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

Virtually anywhere there are billiard/pool tables there will be an opportunity to find and draft players to participate with their favorite teams in any NBFL playing format. After all football fans are everywhere.

 

#6 Promotional/Exhibition Events

1. A football themed event will be an attention grabber to attract curious attendees, by-standers and most importantly future customers. Billiard Football
fits perfectly with challenging fun games for persons that you are trying to entice to any kiosk, table, or booth.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

2. Billiard retail stores are an excellent showcase for the NBFL and Billiard Football. Most store are looking for promotional ideas to attract customers on sales events. Many billiard stores sell college & NFL game room products. Billiard Football is an excellent sales tool for these products.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

3. Professional football players playing Billiard Football will be a success for any event. Sure to intrigue and catch the attention of your audience.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

Successful promotional and exhibition events require eye grabbing attention ideas with unique ways to interact with attendees. Active and engaged participants will stay longer and more receptive to events.

 

#7 Billiard Instructors & Coaches

1. A key element to successful NBFL awareness and expansion is the inclusion and support of highly trained billiard instructors. The NBFL was designed to assist instructors in the diagnostics of game play skills and strategies. Instructors now have quality stats on players performance to evaluate them.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

2. The NBFL will be training instructors to become Billiard Football coaches to assist players and teams to improve their games in all competitive NBFL formats to include league and tournament play.-
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

3. Professional certified billiard instructors from the PBIA & ACS, can now have an additional source for students and a new potential revenue stream.
National Billiard Football League (NBFL)

Instructors are continuously trying to recruit new students. The NBFL will expand the player base in which new players will be motivated to
improve their game. Instructors naturally make excellent NBFL commissioners too.

 

Last Updated on Monday, 23 September 2013 18:18