The big freeze has once again bitten hard with a number of games for this weekend already called off.
Below are the games which have been called OFF
Bargoed v Corus
Ebbw Vale v Llanelli
Pontypridd v Felinfoel
Beddau v Aberavon
Carmarthen Ath v Carmarthen
Merthyr v Newport (now scheduled for Sunday)
Newcastle Emlyn v Aberystwyth (Now scheduled for Tuesday 19th)
Nant Conwy v Caernarvon (Now scheduled for Saturday 23rd)
Gilfach Goch v Llandaff North (Now scheduled for Tuesday 19th)
Ruthin v Denbigh (Now schedled for Wednesday 20th)
Bala v Monmouth (Now scheduled for Saturday 23rd)
Hafodyrynys v Risca
Llanrumney v Cardiff University
Ystrad Rhondda v Llanharan
Llantrisant v Newport Saracens
Llanidloes v COBRA
Llanelli Wdrs v Gorseionon
Pontrhydyfen v Clwb Rygbi
Sam Cross and Luke Treharne have been named as co-captains of the Wales Sevens side as head coach Gareth Williams names his 12-man squad to play in the first leg of the HSBC World Series in Dubai next weekend.
Bedwas head coach Steve Law and players Nicky Griffiths and Alun Rees extol the virtues of the close knit club as they prepare to host third place RGC 1404 - who are one place head of them on the Principality Premiership points table - on Saturday.
Many of the Wales squad have said Diolch (thank you) to someone who played an important part in their early playing days by nominating them to be invited to the Wales v South Africa match. One person, Gowerton Comprehensive geography teacher Mr Dean Mason was nominated by two of his former pupils, Dan Biggar and Sam Davies.
The second WRU disability rugby pilot has been delivered, this time in Caerphilly schools, culminating in a festival at the Caerphilly Centre of Sporting Excellence, Ystrad Mynach tomorrow. Plans are in place to set up a Disability Rugby Club in Newbridge to provide long-term playing opportunities.
WRU TV: Hear from inside the Wales camp as Neil Jenkins discusses this weekend's clash with South Africa and how the squad are looking to put in a strong performance to round of the 2016 Under Armour Series