The majority of the Leinster squad had yesterday off, however some players did report for training today ahead of preparations for Friday's British & Irish Cup final against Leeds Carnegie at Donnybrook (kick-off 7pm).
Girvan Dempsey has reported no injuries as his Leinster 'A' squad look to defend the title they won for the first time last year.
However, the news from the province's senior panel was not as positive as Matt O'Connor confirmed that Dave Kearney will be out of action for the next four or five months as a result of an anterior cruciate ligament tear.
The injury occurred during the second half of the RaboDirect PRO12 semi-final win over Ulster last Saturday in the RDS. The Ireland winger will have surgery in the next week or so.
There was better news for Brian O'Driscoll and Fergus McFadden who were replaced during the same game but they are due back training on Thursday, while Mike McCarthy continues to make good progress and has trained this week.
Eoin Reddan, who won his 100th Leinster cap against Ulster, suffered no ill-effects from the game having returned from a shoulder injury.
In addition, fellow scrum half Isaac Boss has been working on his own recovery from a slight calf injury that kept him out of the semi-final clash.
We spoke to Leinster and Ireland winger Dave Kearney after the Captain's Run at Thomond Park as he prepares to take on some familiar faces and some well-capped stars when the Ireland XV play the Barbarians.
Leinster prop Tadhg Furlong is one of two uncapped players in the Ireland XV starting team to play the Barbarians. We caught up with the young prop at Thomond Park as he prepares to pull on the green jersey.
Jamie Heaslip will captain the Ireland XV against the Barbarians at Thomond Park on Thursday. He spoke to Irish Rugby TV about facing the star-studded visitors and the battle he is relishing with his Leinster colleague Shane Jennings, who captains the Baa Baas.
Ireland Under-20 head coach Nigel Carolan has likened the World Rugby Under-20 Championship to 'a mini Six Nations in three weeks'. His side take on Argentina in their tournament opener in Parma next Tuesday.
Ireland Under-20 backs Nick McCarthy and Garry Ringrose and Feargal O'Rourke from team sponsors PwC spoke to Irish Rugby TV as the squad prepare for the World Rugby U-20 Championship which starts next week in Italy.
We caught up with Sean O'Brien at the Canterbury Ireland training kit launch where he spoke about next week's Barbarians game, the build-up to the Rugby World Cup and 'moving forward' with Leinster next season.
We caught up with Ireland international Luke Fitzgerald at the launch of the new Canterbury Ireland training kit. He spoke about his recovery from shoulder surgery and his aim to be fit for the Guinness Summer Series games in August.
Ireland Men's Sevens squad member Matthew D'Arcy is gearing up for a 'long and tough season' of Sevens rugby this summer. "It's very exciting (to be involved), there's a huge opportunity for us all," he said.
IRFU Director of Sevens and head coach Anthony Eddy talks about the Ireland Men's Sevens squad's upcoming tournaments and ambitions, while squad members Cian Aherne and Tom Daly tell us about their enthusiasm to play Sevens for Ireland.
IRFU Performance Director David Nucifora speaks about the newly-announced Ireland Men's Sevens squad and structures, and we also hear from squad member Matthew D'Arcy on the training camps and how he got involved.
IRFU Women's Rugby Ambassador Fiona Coghlan played in three Rugby World Cups and captained Ireland to Grand Slam glory. She believes the 2017 Women's World Cup in Ireland will be a 'hugely successful and exciting' tournament.