The WRU National Schools Girls 10s Tournament will this year be staged at Llandovery this Thursday (KO 10.30am).
Schools from across Wales have received coaching sessions from WRU rugby development officers and community coaches in preparation for their regional qualifying heats.
Finalists so far include:
Scarlets under 14s - Coedcae, Carmarthenshire
Scarlets under 16s - Dewi Sant, Pembrokeshire
Scarlets under 18s - Preseli, Pembrokeshire
Blues under 16s - Treorchy, RCT
Dragons under 14s - Tredegar, Blaenau Gwent.
RGC1404 under 14s - Botwynog, Gwynedd
RGC1404 under 16s - Duffryn Conwy, Conwy
Ospreys under 14s - Bishopston, Swansea
Ospreys under 16s - Maesyrdderwyn,
Ospreys under 18s - Neath Port Talbot College, NPT
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