10 Dec, 12:23
Ireland's John Lacey will referee his first ever RBS 6 Nations match in February, while Alain Rolland is also included in the Elite Panel in what is his last season.
It is important to note for example that the current Tri Nations series between New Zealand, Australia and South Africa are using a number of other ELVs that will not be used in competitions in Ireland and other Northern Hemisphere countries.
You can view all the relevant Law variations, download a pdf and view a video of how the relevant experimental changes will look - Click Here.
The IRFU has already run a series of seminars for ALL rugby Clubs in the four provinces.The seminars were aimed at key club coaching staff.
Branch Development Officers are undergoing training during July and August to ensure that they can provide expertise to club and school staff at the beginning of the season. Referees will undergo training through their Branch Association courses