A cartilage injury has ruled the 29-year-old flanker out of the Games. Fellow Welsh international back row forward Rhys Oakley has been called into the squad as his replacement. Oakley - like Ringer - plays his rugby for the Newport Gwent Dragons.
The annual Women's club launch was held at the Wales Centre of Excellence where National Women's Head Coach and Programme Lead Rhys Edwards, Competition Secretary Adrian Howell and Cardiff Met player Ffion Jones express eagerness for the new campaign to get under way.
WRU TV follows Wales' RWC training squad on day one of their camp in North Wales. The squad were greeted to an official welcome in Colwyn Bay and then headed for an afternoon of team building at ZipWorld