A Borders man through and through, Jedburgh-born lock Glen Young returned north to Edinburgh in the summer of 2021.

Young came through the ranks at Riverside Park before kick-starting his professional career with Newcastle Falcons in 2012 as an academy prospect, alongside representing Scotland U20.

He spent three seasons at Kingston Park as a senior player (2016-19) before moving to Harlequins in 2019, where he has was a regular starter in the Twickenham side’s middle row.

Young made his Edinburgh Rugby debut in January 2022, coming off the bench in the side's 34-10 URC win against Cardiff Rugby, before scoring a brace in his first start against CA Brive in the EPCR Challenge Cup.

Date of birth: 04 November 1994

Height: 6'6

Place of birth: Jedburgh

Weight: 112kg








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