Date of birth13 April 1996
Jake, a former Edinburgh Academy player, made his debut for Scotland against Italy in this year’s 6Nations after strong performances for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.
Jake journey to top flight rugby saw him go from Watsonians and Boroughmuir to Loughborough university where he studied economics and played National League rugby. He joined Leicester Tigers in 2017 after putting his studies on ice to allow him to become a student of the game under England international Tom Youngs.
Jake also represented Scotland at u18 and u20 level and comes from a sporting family. His father John played 7s and Scotland A in his day and Jake’s brother Josh is a top GB international middle distance runner.
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