The WWRU are pleased to announce that their National Squad Sponsors,the PHS Group, have been awarded the coveted 'National Sponsor of the Year Award' at the recent Sportsmatch awards dinner held by the Sports Council for Wales at the Celtic Manor.
The photo shows PHS' Marketing Director Stuuart Price receiving the award from Jenny Randerson in conjunction with WWRU Chairman Colin Wilmott and National Squad players Rhian Wilmott and Lucy Pike.
Director of Rugby Richard Hodges commented: " This is just reward for the committment PHS have shown to Women and Girls rugby. The Sportsmatch money has enabled us to emp;oy two part time development officers and we look forward to a long relationship with the PHS group."
As the countdown continues for RWC2015, Tournament Chief Executive Debbie Jevans visited the Millennium Stadium to discuss preparations for the eight matches and reveal the positive news that 100,000 tickets for games at the home of Welsh rugby have sold in the last seven days.
Jason Harries is targeting a first win on the World Series circuit this season with Wales. The series returns to action this weekend in Dubai where Harries is part of a team hoping to build from its efforts in round one in October.
Wales skipper Jevon Groves says his side have addressed a few points from Gold Coast and aim to 'hit the ground running' in the next two rounds of the World Series, kicking off with this weekend in Dubai before heading off to South Africa next week.
Wales Sevens manager Steff Thomas is hopeful his side can build from a quarter-final spot in the opening round of the World Series in Australia when his side take part in the forthcoming double header in Dubai and South Africa.