With the regular NRL season on a one-week hiatus, representative duties were the flavour of the week among NRL players' social media posts while Robbie Farah's return to the Wests Tigers drew plenty of commentary.
Kiwis visit the other Broncos
The New Zealand team put their time in Denver to good use, checking out the facilities of three-time Super Bowl champions the Denver Broncos.
Hitting 'em high
South Sydney lock Sam Burgess used his time in Denver with the England team to get in some baseball practice with the Colorado Rockies.
Curling 'em in
The cross-code hijinks continued in Maroons camp as Billy Slater and former All Black Dan Carter went head to head.
Ladies take centre stage
The standalone women's Origin match drew plenty of support from female and male players alike.
Foxx on the fly
The men's edition also draws ever nearer with rookie Blues flyer Josh Addo-Carr enjoyig every moment.
There is just something about the Pacific Tests that brings the out fun, carnival flavour of rugby league.
Farah's welcome homecoming
Robbie Farah's mid-season return to the Wests Tigers was welcomed across the NRL, with even the hilariously caustic Nathan Peats offering genuine support.