George Horne

George Horne, a product of Howe of Fife club, has Scotland representative honours at under-17, under-19 and under-20, and has also represented his region, Caledonia, at all age-grade levels.

Having impressed in his debut season at the club, Horne signed his first professional contract with the Warriors in 2017.

He played a huge role in Scotland under-20's memorable 36-34 defeat of their Welsh counterparts in the 2015 Six Nations Championship, kicking eight goals from eight attempts - five penalties and three conversions. The following game, Horne scored the opening try in the age-grade side's impressive 45-0 win over Italy, at Netherdale. 

Horne was selected for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship and appeared in all five games, starting against in the pool stages game against Ireland. 

A former pupil of Bell Baxter HS and Strathallan School, George is currently studying for a BEd in Physical Education at Edinburgh University.

The Glasgow Hawks stand-off come scrum-half, formerly of Currie, appeared twice for Scotland under-20 in the 2014 6 Nations Championship, making replacement appearances against Italy and Wales.

George is brother of Scotland and Glasgow Warriors centre, Peter, and is son of Howe of Fife 1XV coach, Garry. His mum, Hazel, is a tennis coach, another sport in which George has credentials, representing the North of Scotland at national championships. 

He made his Scotland under-20 debut off the bench in the defeat away to Italy, in February 2014.

Horne was also a key member of the Scotland 7s squad that took victory at Twickenham in the final leg of the 2016/17 World Sevens Series, having also been named in the Dream Team for the event in Paris the previous week.

Stats

Caps
20
Tries
10
Starts
10
Conversions -
Replacements
10
Penalty goals -
Points
50
Drop goals -
Position: 
Scrum Half
D.O.B.: 12/05/95
Place of birth:
Dundee
Height: 5ft 9in (1.74m)
Weight: 12st 6lb (79kg)
Twitter: @george_horne10