Rachel Malcolm

Rachel Ann Malcolm made her Scotland Women debut as a replacement in the first Women's Rugby World Cup Qualifier against Spain at Scotstoun Stadium in November 2016.

She started in the Women’s Six Nations opener against Ireland at Broadwood Stadium in 2017, but sustained and injury that sidelined her for the rest of the campaign.

She took up rugby in 2015 and was selected as captain of Loughborough Lightening in the English Tyrells Premier 15s, which was launched in 2017/18. Malcolm is currently completing her PhD in environmental physiology, and has a sports and exercise science bachelors degree, and a masters degree in exercise physiology. 

Malcom’s older brother Donald is a former Scotland U19 international representative. Her younger brother James has also represented Scotland at U18 and U20 level, and is now signed with Glasgow Warriors. 

Outside of rugby, Malcolm has represented Scotland at U17, U18 and U21 hockey. 

Stats

Caps
3
Tries -
Starts
1
Conversions -
Replacements
2
Penalty goals -
Points - Drop goals -

Appearances

2017: I
2016: Sp(r) Sp(2)(r)
Position: 
Flanker
D.O.B.: 23/05/91
Place of birth:
Glasgow
Height: 5ft 7in
Weight: 82kg
Twitter: rach_malcolm