Paul O'Connell and teammates put through their paces in Galway
Fans in Galway witnessed their Irish rugby heroes up close and personal with an open training session at the Sportsground.
Many young supporters flocked to get a glimpse of captain Paul O'Connell and his team-mates being put through their paces under the watchful gaze of Joe Schmidt in Galway today with the World Cup looming on the horizon.
In little over two month the reigning Six Nations champions will get their campaign underway against Canada with Schmidt still considering his options before naming his final squad.
Today also marked the launch of the official World Cup jersey, with O'Connell, Sean O'Brien and Rob Kearney giving fans their first opportunity to see the new strip.