Llandeilo began life in Division Three West with a spring in their step following a valuable 16-10 home win over Morriston.
The promoted outfit had fly-half Kelvin Davies, who also kicked two penalties and centre Glyn Jones to thank for tries in either half.
There was a clean sweep of home wins in the rest of the league with Crymych, Lampeter Town, Laugharne and Penclawdd all getting off to a flying start.
It was the same scenerio in Division Two West where the home side's ruled.
Waunarlwydd beat Mumbles 25-15 after tries from hooker Lee Brooks and full-back Johnny Lewis together with five penalties from fly-half Jonny Davies sealed the win.
Loughor started the season on a winning note by defeating Pencoed 19-14.
The hosts took control and a commanding 11-3 interval and edged home thanks to tries from wing Liam Hedges and scrum half Steven Wake.
Fly half Ben Davies scored nine points but Pencoed opposite number Mark Davies went two better by contributing 11 points with a try and two penalties. But his hopes were in vain along with and replacement fly-half Tom Cross' late drop goal.
Full back Dafydd Lewis grabbed a brace of tries for Kidwelly, who beat Aberavon Quins 21-6 at Park Stephens.
Promoted Pontyberem were also victors on the opening day but they had to come from behind to beat Ammanford 14-10 at home.
Mike Sauro kicked a trio of first-half penalties for the home side before centre Iwan Harris grabbed a late try to clinch victory.
In Division Four West, Chris Moore impressed with 15 points to seal a win for promoted outfit Cefneithin over Amman United.
Wings Luke Jenkins and Owain Lewis and hooker Will Holbrook also got in the act with tries in the 32-16 win.
The Half a Game initiative is currently sweeping across Wales and proving a major success. The scheme aims to give every young player at least half a game every weekend. WRU TV recently visited a festival in Narberth where clubs have fully embraced the initiative.
Both Bargoed and Swansea were seeking their first win of the Principality Premiership season this afternoon. It proved a fruitful day for the hosts - not only did they win, but Bargoed claimed a try bonus point.
Cardiff managed to keep their unbeaten record at home intact, but only just as Bridgend made them work extremely hard before the Blue and Blacks secured a hard fought Principality Premiership win at the BT Sport Arms Park last night.
Former Wales back row Andy Powell gives a guided tour of The Wern, home of Merthyr RFC, who are determined to prove a lot of people wrong and make their mark in their first season in the Principality Premiership.
Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams looks back on the Rio Sevens success where he helped GB win silver. He believes the successful campaign is a huge boost to his Welsh squad as they prepare for another World Series, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland will be heading back home to take on the All Blacks next year where for him, success for 2017 is all about going to New Zealand and winning a Test Series.
Last week all roads led to Eugene Cross Park where defending champions Ebbw Vale hosted this season's launch of the Principality Premiership. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie was there to capture the thoughts of Damien Hudd, captain of Ebbw Vale, and WRU Head of Performance, Geraint John.
Llandovery made it three in a row when they defeated Aberavon in the final of the National Foster's 7s at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday. On another eventful day of sevens, Newport claimed the Plate and the Dragons won the women's crown
Last week saw Cardiff welcome players from around the world for the 21st Golden Oldies Festival. The tournament features players over 35 years of age, and this year's event saw a select few represent the WRU in a 'friendly' against the Wooden Spoon.
Wales Under 18 captain Callum Bradbury is delighted to have seen his side claim a narrow 18-17 victory against a strong SA Schools 'A' side to end the three-match Under 19 International Series in South Africa on a high note.
The Wales U18 squad spent an emotional day in the drug-riddled townnship of Hout Bay. Hout Bay Warriors President Fred Johannes said the visit was 'the talk of the town' and will dream about the day everyday for the rest of his life.
RGC 1404's new head coach Mark Jones is hoping to build 'something special' in north Wales and is already looking forward to the development region participating in the Principality Premiership for the very first time.