In this month’s Championship special edition of ‘In Touch’, we talk to Ireland captains Rory Best and Niamh Briggs ahead of the big kick-off.
We assess the prospects of each competing nation in our essential team-by-team guide, while Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt selects three players to keep an eye out for.
Ireland Under-20 head coach Nigel Carolan explains why he’s not looking past Scotland first up and there’s plenty of essential news and initiatives for all supporters of Irish Rugby, including Concussion Training for Schools Cup coaches and the launch of Irish Rugby’s TackleSmart tutorials.
Club Scene takes you behind the scenes of a busy week for a club player, while Ashbourne RFC are crowned Junior Cup champions.
Our Eat2Compete section returns – plus don’t miss your chance to enter our TWO fantastic competitions, plus so much more…