Despite rain and gusting winds, over 90 enthusiastic girls participated in the rugby festival that acted as a showcase of girls rugby to pick the Welsh U16s squad.
The West district side opened the tournament with a 7-0 victory against North Wales. Hannah Davies (Llandeilo) crossed for the line with club mate Eulon Davies converting. Cwmbran's Branwen Scrivens scored the only try for the East in their encounter with North Wales. The final match of the round robin tournament between East and West Wales ended in a scoreless draw demonstrating the equality of development in the districts.
A list of 28 players will be chosen for the Welsh U16s High Performance Training Squad that will be introduced to nutrition, weights and personal lifestyle development at a training camp held over Easter.
National Director of Rugby for Women and Girls Richard Hodges said: "Despite the horrendous weather, all the girls showed high skill levels indicating the strength of girls rugby in Wales."
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.