20 May, 10:19
Irish Rugby TV spoke to Ireland interim head coach Les Kiss about the upcoming North America tour and his future within the management team.
Ticket information for all of the above national sides is now available.
The Ireland Under-20s return to Dubarry Park, home of Buccaneers RFC, for their run of three home games under coach Allen Clarke.
They are always well supported in Athlone under the 'Friday Night Lights' and this season should prove no exception with tickets available from the club.
The Women's team are back in Ashbourne RFC and with that club's impressive infrastructure and local grassroots support, the girls in green can expect a great turn-out for their Championship games.
The AIB Club International is back again and the cream of AIB League rugby will face an England Counties team in Stourbridge before hosting their Scottish counterparts at Donnybrook on Friday, March 19.
Finally, the Ireland 'A' side will be first out of the blocks when they travel to Bath RFC to take on the England Saxons at the end of this month before another Ravenhill clash with Scotland 'A' in February.