On Friday, November 15 the IRFU Charitable Trust hosted a lunch kindly sponsored by Aon at the Clyde Court Hotel, Lansdowne Road. The lunch raises much needed funds for the IRFU Charitable Trust which supports seriously injured players.
Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt talks about bringing the positives forward from the performance against the All Blacks, the task of 'growing the group' and working on squad depth and the challenge of delivering consistently in 2014 and beyond.
An increased level of co-ordination, communications and promotion of Women's and Girls rugby across all Six Nations was agreed at the conclusion of the inaugural RBS 6 Nations - Growing the Women's Game Conference' on Thursday at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.
Fergus McFadden, who helped to launch the Ulster Bank League awards in Dublin, spoke afterwards about his recovery from a fractured hand, previewed Leinster's back-to-back games against Northampton Saints and reflected on his involvement in the GUINNESS Series with Ireland.