Following on from last weeks Major Sponsorship announcement, the Manly Rugby Football Club is delighted to announce that People + Culture Strategies (PCS) have renewed their commitment to the Marlins in 2017 as our Platinum Sponsor. Announcing the deal, PCS Founder & Managing Principal, Joydeep Hor said: “PCS is delighted to once again be a significant sponsor of the Marlins in 2017. The Marlins... are a club steeped in history and have a tremendous culture and sense of community. These qualities align very strongly with our firm which remains the only firm in the labour and employment law space that blends management consulting and legal services. Our commitment to making our client organisations stronger and more successful in their people management is a trait resonant with the Marlins. We are looking forward to an exciting year." MRFC Club President, Anthony Bergelin was equally thrilled in welcoming PCS back to the Marlins “We are very excited that PCS are back on board for 2017 and are committed to the growth of Rugby in the Manly District. PCS are an industry leader and the Club has found Joydeep and his team very personable, we are really looking forward to working with them again this coming season.”

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Manly Rugby Football Club is delighted to announce that Mounties Group have extended their significant long term support of the Marlins and have agreed to a further three year major sponsorship term. Mounties Group, through their Manly Bowling Club and Harbord Diggers sites have been a long term supporter of the Club, first becoming the major sponsor in 2011.

MRFC President, Anthony Bergelin, said “We have enjoyed a terrific relationship with Mounties Group for a number of years now, and we look forward to an even stronger strategic partnership moving forward. There is clearly an alignment between our organisations with a strong sense of community engagement at the forefront, and I am delighted that Mounties Group continue to support us in this way”.

“Commercial support in Club Rugby is becoming increasingly challenging to secure, and through our relationship with Mounties Group we are able to plan for an exciting and successful future”.

Mounties Group General Manager, Dale Hunt, said “The Marlins are one of the most iconic sporting clubs on the Northern Beaches and the alignment between high performance and community engagement that the club delivers is very rewarding. We are excited by the strategic direction the club is heading and we look forward working with their leadership team in achieving further success on and off the field”. Mitch Daniel, the Marlins Club Captain adds “It’s no secret that the Manly Bowling Club provides the best post-match atmosphere in the Shute Shield, and nothing feels better than to celebrate our on-field successes in the company of our supporters there. We are looking forward to working with Mounties to enhance that experience along with improved on-ground hospitality for all of our supporters.

The Marlins’ first home game at Manly Oval will be their Intrust Shute Shield Round Two fixture versus Sydney University. Entrance is $15 on the gate, or visit for season ticket options.

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Womens Sevens

The Manly Marlins are delighted to announce that the Women's Seven's programme continues to grow in 2017! We are on the look out for new recruits, so even if you've never played before, but fancy giving it a go, please come along - we'd love to see you!

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Vale Keith Blackett

Former Manly Rugby player Keith "Pottsy" Blackett has passed away at his home in Freshwater last week, aged 71.

Keith played 52 1st Grade games and 106 Grade games from 1964 - 1970. Keith then went on to a successful career at the Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles,

Renowned for his pace and prolific goal kicking, Keith held sprint records at Balgowlah Boys High before a long professional career with the NSW Police Force.

Keith remained a strong supporter of the Marlins and the Blackett's are a regular feature at our home games.

Funeral is tomorrow 8th February, 11.30 am at St Mary's Manly.