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.
Wales 7s Manager Steff Thomas believes Luke Treharne has all the attriubutes to be a top class captain. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie hears his reasons why as the squad prepare for the opening two legs of the new World Series in Dubai and South Africa.
The British & Irish Cup kicks off this weekend with the four Regional Premiership Select XVs flying the flag for Wales. Welsh
Sat 14 Nov: Blues Premiership Select v Nottingham (2.30) & Connacht Eagles v Dragons (2.30)
Sun 15 Nov: Yorkshire Carnegie v Ospreys Premiership Select (1.30) & Scarlets v Bedford Blues (3.00)
The Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.