adidas and Munster Rugby today, Wednesday July 27, officially launched the new Munster 2016/17 alternate kit, training wear and associated supporters range, which is now available exclusively at Life Style Sports.
Following their respective breaks, all new recruits have now begun their time in the Greencore Munster Rugby Academy. As they commence a three-year programme, find out a little more about our seven new hopefuls and their pathway to professional rugby.
Our exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage of Preseason 2016 continues. The week we chat with S&C Coach PJ Wilson and focus on The Mobility Project where players work on their soft tissue quality, optimal ranges of motion and prime themselves for the day's training.
As part of a wide range of exclusive MRSC benefits this season, all members have the chance to attend the official launch of Munster's 2016/17 adidas Alternate kit in the new and improved Life Style Sports store at Mahon Point, Cork next week.
With almost five weeks of a gruelling preseason under their belt, Jonny discusses how the squad facilitated preseason recovery with a reduced workload this week, and he looks back at their active-recovery expeditions in the sea at Lahinch and in the yoga studio.
The annual Munster Rugby Golf Classic will take place on Monday September 12th at Tramore Golf Club. This year, the proceeds raised will help fund the Munster Rugby Talent Camp which identifies Academy and Development squad players as well as preparing for the upcoming Interprovincial competitions.
Tickets are now on sale for the 2016 Kearys Renault Series where Munster will play two preseason clashes, welcoming Zebre to the Waterford RSC on Friday August 19th before facing Donncha O'Callaghan's Worcester Warriors at Irish Independent Park, Cork the following Friday.
For this week's exclusive behind-the-scenes look at preseason, we join the squad in the gym where S&C Coach Adam Sheehan takes us through Monday's strength session and the big numbers reached in both the squat and bench press!
The 2016/17 British & Irish Cup sees Munster A drawn in Pool 2 where they will face London Welsh, Doncaster Knights and Rotherham Titans. At this morning's launch the Pool weekends were also confirmed with the Munstermen opening their campaign at home to London Welsh.