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Brightening Up Redway Runners

March 26, 2023 by Martin Lawrence
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Like everyone else Redway Runners, since the pandemic, has been having supply issues.

This has particularly impacted our club kit. The overseas factories have been concentrating their manufacture on the most popular garments and colours and this has resulted in supplies of some items in our range having limited supply and often running out. As a precaution, we began buying stocks in to avoid running out so regularly so that we could keep the club kit available to the best of our ability.

However, the manufacturers have now discontinued many items in our green in the club vests, children’s t-shirts, ladies’ vests and ladies’ t-shirts.

Therefore, the committee have looked at a few options and have agreed that there is no alternative but to make a small change to the club’s main colour from 1 May 2023.  We, of course, must keep to green because that is the colour we are registered with at England Athletics.

So we are going to be ‘Brightening up Redway Runners’ with a new green. The club will stand out well.  Plus, we will be able to add a much requested unisex long sleeve top to the our standard range of kit.

As with many things, very sorry to say that the prices from the 1 May 2023 will be increasing as the costs have also increased to purchase and produce the kit, but this is the first increase since May 2021, but they will still represent very good value for money.

The plan going forward is that:

Early April 2023 – we will be having a reduced-price sale of the current club green kit that we have in stock so that will give you a chance to own a last bit of the current green before it is taken off the club shop. Plus buy items ahead of the price rise.

We may for a short period take the shop site off-line so that we can update and brighten it up to include the new kit items.

1 May 2023 – Club shop will re-open with the new kit colours.

If you have any concerns or worries please do get in touch, mail us at RR@redwayrunners.com

REDWAY RUNNERS RUN MILTON KEYNES – A BIT BRIGHTER

Your questions

Q What about the non green club kit?

A Non green items of kit will not be affected (like the black hoodies, zoodies)

Q What about the Performance Kit with New Balance?

A We are looking at what we do with the performance kit and this might give us the opportunity to use a different supplier, we are investigating further.
The club kit (which is not green) will continues to be available to order.

Q Will I still be able to use the current club green club tops?
A Absolutely, not a problem

Q What about the club colours on things like the club website
A This will give us a chance to brighten up the club website with the new colour

Q What colour is the new green
A The manufacturers call it ‘Electric Green’

Q What about club equipment?
A Things like banners, flags etc are in green we will continue to use, but as we order new items will       try to get them in the new green colour.

Q Can I produce my own kit in green?
A No, we have strict rules about club branding, they do not change and are on the club website.

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