Empire GU Division 3 Champions!!: Our first order of business in Newsletter #7 is to congratulate the Monmouth Men’s Side on their recent undefeated season and subsequent triumph in three playoff games to win the Empire Geographic Union Division 3 Championship and a ticket to the next round of the playoffs in Richmond, VA on the road to the National Championships. Stay tuned. Well done Monmouth!!!
MRFC50th Anniversary Merchandise:
The MRFC50 Merchandising Committee has announced availability of our initial selection of celebratory swag, just in time for holiday gift giving. Our official web store is still under construction, but three options are available today for holiday shopping.
In Stock – 50th Anniversary T-Shirts
Locally sourced MRFC 50th Anniversary T shirts are currently in stock and available. These shirts are Gildan 100% preshrunk cotton.
Men’s/Unisex are light blue with a 50th logo on left chest and one color dark blue art on the back. “
“Women’s cut” shirts are available in light blue or pink with the same artwork. Available sizes are indicated in the descriptions below.
NOTE: WE HAVE FOUND THAT THE WOMEN’S CUT SHIRTS RUN SMALL
BELOW IS A PICTURE OF A WOMEN’S CUT “XL” AND A UNISEX “L”
PLEASE TAKE THIS INTO ACCOUNT WHEN YOU ORDER
To order your shirts STAT, please contact Tony Cusanelli (732-757-9094) email@example.com
or John Watts (732-539-3925) firstname.lastname@example.org. Shipping available for $5 per shirt.
Payment for shirts
- Venmo $25 per shirt plus $5 add’l per shirt for shipping if desired, to @MRFC50 (last 4 digits of phone is 5044). Indicate “Shirt” in the memo.
- Mail a check made out to “Monmouth RFC” to: Tom Lyons, 36 E Highland Ave, Atlantic HIghlands, NJ 07716. Indicate “Shirt” in the memo.
Another Great Gift Idea – Give a Brick
The curtain-raiser for the 50th Anniversary celebration is an engraved brick fundraiser. Proceeds from this campaign will be used to help fund the 50th Anniversary Commemorative Yearbook currently under development. (More on that topic shortly, in Newsletter #8). Please help celebrate Monmouth Rugby’s 50th Anniversary
by purchasing a brick for the walkway between the deck and the garage at the Wilde Rover.
Literally etch your name in the club history, or celebrate teammates or a memorable event.
4″ x 8″ and 8″ x 8″ bricks are available for $50 and $100, respectively. Order a personal copy of your inscribed brick(s) at a reduced rate!
To order yours, please click the link: Order Bricks Here
Payment for bricks
- Venmo the total from your online order to: @MRFC50 (last 4 digits of phone is 5044). Indicate “Brick” in the memo.
- Mail a check made out to “Monmouth RFC” to: Pattie Lyons, 36 E Highland Ave, Atlantic HIghlands, NJ 07716. Indicate “Brick” in the memo.
Online Team Stores
We are in the process of partnering with one or two commercial e-commerce sites to launch stores with 50th Anniversary branded merchandise.The first to launch, with an initially limited selection, is the MRFC50 Store on Squadlocker:
https://teamlocker.squadlocker.com/#/lockers/MRFC-50thCheck it out, and bookmark the link, because we are actively working to select a full array of clothes, rugby kit, and accessories to offer through this site.We are also working with a second vendor (World Rugby Shop) to develop a second source for online shopping. Additional info to follow as it becomes available.
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Please visit the “50th Anniversary” tab on the Monmouth Rugby website for all the latest information:
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