Robin McBryde and son Billy are set to represent Wales on either side of the globe over the coming weeks with Robin travelling to New Zealand as Wales assistant coach and Billy competing at the World Rugby U20 Championship (Manchester, June 7-25). WRU TV caught up with the pair and captured a unique perspective into the factors that produce such a high-achieving rugby family.
Wales assistant coach Robin McBryde is predicting a tough battle against England on Sunday despite the fact they may not be considered to be at full strength. Players will be out to impress Eddie Jones which makes England a dangerous proposition, he says.
Forwards coach Robyn McBryde says tomorrow's RBS 6 Nations clash against Italy gives Wales an opportunity to finish second in the tournament after having the wind knocked from their sails last week against England.
GB7s women left their England base to train in Wales this week. Olympic Games hopeful Rachael Burford gives WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie her thoughts on Welsh teammate Jasmine Joyce - a 'one touch wonder'
One last effort, one final assault on the world champions. The Welsh team may be preparing for their 18th game in 11 months, but the prize of taking the biggest scalp in world rugby is set to spur them on in Dunedin.
The plan looking ahead in this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast. WRU group chief executive Martyn Phillips outlines his thoughts, along with Wales coach Warren Gatland. We also hear from Dan Biggar, Rhys Webb and Ken Owens ahead of the Third Test in New Zealand. Also an honest assessment of Wales U20 from defence coach Richard Hodges.
Adopted Highlander Elliott Dixon will get his first start for the All Blacks under the roof of Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on Saturday among 12 alterations in Steve Hansen's match-day squad to face Wales.