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."
The WRU's Women and Girls legacy events - #TRY OUR GAME have proved popular this week with current players and newcomers to the game learning new skills and picking up tips from national squad players.
We caught up with Shona and Ellie from the Wales women team ahead of the start of the Women's Rugby World Cup in Paris next month at a recent women's training session to encourage and promote more women and girls to try their hand at rugby. #tryourgame
The Women's Rugby World Cup warm-up clash between Wales and USA proved bittersweet for centre Elen Evans. Despite being one of the star performers on the day on her 50th Test appearance, USA edged home 10-7 at Cross Keys.
Wales completed their Junior World Championship campaign with a victory over Samoa. Team manager Mark Taylor and No 8 James Benjamin reflect on a tournament which saw Wales win three games and lose two.
Wales U20 players Angus O'Brien, Nicky Thomas and coach Richard Hodges are determined to finish their Junior World Championship with a flourish when they tackle the big hitting Samoans tomorrow in Auckland.