Beatrice Asprey

finn russell

Hotshots: Glasgow fly-half Finn Russell

When did you first play? I started at Stirling County when I was seven or eight and stayed until I was 19. Is rugby a favourite sport in your family? …

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Hotshots: Saracens youngster Leanne Riley

When did you first play? At primary school – they needed a few extra girls to play in tag tournaments. Then I got involved in my local club, Old Coventrians.…

jack walker

Hotshots: Leeds Carnegie youngster Jack Walker

When did you  start playing? My dad took me to my local club, North Ribblesdale, when I was about six. He played union and league but I have only played union.…

Emily Irving

Hotshots: Ayr back Emily Irving

When did you first play rugby?  In March 2012. I played football from when I was three until about 13, then in my last year at school I was asked…

hallam amos

Hotshots: Meet young Dragons star Hallam Amos

When did you first play?  We moved to Wales from England when I was five or six. I played football, then started rugby at Monmouth School and loved it. What…

Peter Dooley

Hotshots: young Leinster prop, Peter Dooley

Have you always been a loosehead?  No, I started at No 8. It was a tough move to make but now I’m better for it. You’re in the Leinster academy,…

Tommy Allan

Hotshots: Meet Perpignan’s Tommy Allan

How do you qualify for Italy after playing for Scotland’s age groups?  I was born there! My dad is Scottish but my mother is from Italy, and played scrum-half for…