In this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast we start a fabulous new series of nutrition advice for the club rugby player from the top in the Welsh Rugby Union
National squads nutritionist John Williams will be passing on his expert guidance, while the WRU's head of performance nad development Joe Lydon explains the new play-off system in the Principality Premiership. Neath head coach Patrick Horgan looks forward to the British and Irish Cup, WRU child protection consultant Mark Williams-Thomas updates us on this vital area, while former Wales international Fenton Coles looks back in the latest in our series of Millennium memories.
Sam Cross and Luke Treharne have been named as co-captains of the Wales Sevens side as head coach Gareth Williams names his 12-man squad to play in the first leg of the HSBC World Series in Dubai next weekend.
Bedwas head coach Steve Law and players Nicky Griffiths and Alun Rees extol the virtues of the close knit club as they prepare to host third place RGC 1404 - who are one place head of them on the Principality Premiership points table - on Saturday.
Many of the Wales squad have said Diolch (thank you) to someone who played an important part in their early playing days by nominating them to be invited to the Wales v South Africa match. One person, Gowerton Comprehensive geography teacher Mr Dean Mason was nominated by two of his former pupils, Dan Biggar and Sam Davies.
The second WRU disability rugby pilot has been delivered, this time in Caerphilly schools, culminating in a festival at the Caerphilly Centre of Sporting Excellence, Ystrad Mynach tomorrow. Plans are in place to set up a Disability Rugby Club in Newbridge to provide long-term playing opportunities.
WRU TV: Hear from inside the Wales camp as Neil Jenkins discusses this weekend's clash with South Africa and how the squad are looking to put in a strong performance to round of the 2016 Under Armour Series