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.
The magazine is packed with features on all aspects of the game in Ireland.
Who was the 1000th player to be capped for Ireland? Find out as Rugby Archivist Willow Murray reveals all of the men who have pulled on the jersey.
Brian O'Driscoll and Paul O'Connell talk about taking Ireland to the next level on the international stage while Peter O'Reilly previews the RBS 6 Nations and Tony Ward talks about "Celtic Tiger Rugby".
Edmund Van Esbeck looks at the tradition of fathers and sons representing Ireland - including Des and Luke Fitzgerald.
With a provincial round up and features on Ulster hosting the IRB U19 World Championship the magazine has something for every rugby fan.
Don't forget you can get it free with the Irish Independent on Monday.