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."
Despite drawing with Ireland in the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations, Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards believes the championship 'is still in our hands' as he prepares his side to face Scotland at Principality Stadium tomorrow.
Meet the members of the WRU's inaugural Youth Board - after an online selection process which saw a host of high calibre candidates submit video applications the WRU has made its first 15 appointments.The board is made up of individuals aged between 16 and 21, and will meet for the first time at Principality Stadium on Monday 15th February.
The Wales Women's team headed to Dare Valley Country Park on a team bonding exercise as the entire squad got together for the very first time in preparation for this season's Six Nations championship which kicks off on Saturday with a clash against defending champions Ireland, in Donnybrook.
Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland discusses his team selection for the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations where he leads his side against Ireland, on Sunday. As WRU TV's Luke Brodley discovers, Gatland is fully aware of the challenges the defending champions pose