With the season just days away, the Welsh Rugby Union Podcast previews what should be nine months of mouth-watering action.
We hear from Magners League tournament director David Jordan who says the league will build of the success of last season,and discusses the impact of the play-offs that will be introduced not this season, but next.
Wales' four competing regions speak about their hopes for forthcoming campaign, with optimistic noises coming from the four corners of the Principality.
And former Wales Rugby international Arthur Emyr talks about his role in bringing the London 2012 Olympic events to Cardiff.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland and captain Sam Warburton say their first prioirty on Sunday in the opening game of the World Cup is to win against Uruguay and not get overly concerned with points difference.
With only days to go until the biggest rugby competition in the world begins, rugby fans visiting Cardiff this autumn will be able to enjoy a special display at National Museum Cardiff as part of the celebrations surrounding the Rugby World Cup.
Geraint John has taken up the new role of WRU elite coach development manager having arrived in Wales last week. WRU TV caught up with him at the WRU rugby department's strategy day at the Millennium Stadium.