I remember bolting out of the office after hearing the tickets were on sale, rushing into Cardiff and walking back to my car afterwards in total disbelief that I gonna be there for the first game.
Sat right behind the posts where Mark Taylor went down in history as the man to score the first try at the stadium.
THE NOISE when the final whistle went was like a full stadium, atmosphere was beyond belief, even though it was only 1/3 full at the time. And it was the first time we'd beaten the Boks in 93 years!!!!! One to tell the grandkids that'll be!!
The last five years have been an emotional rollercoaster on and off the pitch for RGC1404. Promotion to the Principality Premiership was the culmination of five years of hard work and investment in North Wales. WRU TV caught up with prop Joe Simpson, who was one of the first intake of WRU North Wales Academy players in 2010.
Ebbw Vale captain Damien Hudd picked up the biggest accolade of the night at the 11th Principality Premiership Awards Evening held at Principality Stadium, after leading his side to the title for the first time.
Wales assistant coach Robin McBryde is predicting a tough battle against England on Sunday despite the fact they may not be considered to be at full strength. Players will be out to impress Eddie Jones which makes England a dangerous proposition, he says.
Wales U20 captain Tom Phillips and performance psychologist Dr Rich Neil explain why spending three days at Monmouth RFC has further strengthened the togetherness of the squad ahead of the #WorldRugbyU20s