Colin Shaw a product of Ayr rugby club and a former Glasgow Warrior joined Scotland 7s on a full-time contract in the summer of 2012.
He is not unfamiliar with the abbreviated game, having come into the squad with 24 HSBC Sevens World Series caps to his name, a Commonwealth Games (Delhi 2010) and 37 tries.
Shaw was named in his second Commonwealth Games seven team in May 2014 as part of the 12-man squad to compete at Glasgow 2014.
Shaw also featured in the Scotland Thistles team which won the Melrose Sevens on its 125th anniversary and has two caps for Scotland A.
Commonwealth Games stats: 2 caps (Delhi 2010 and Glasgow 2014), 1 try and 5 points
Rugby Europe stats (from 2012): 4 caps, 5 tries and 25 points
Rugby World Cup 7s qualifier stats: 1 cap (Albufeira 2012), 2 tries and 10 points
Rugby World Cup 7s stats: 2 caps (Dubai 2009 and Moscow 2013)
HSBC Sevens World Series qualifier stats: 1 cap (London 2013), 1 try and 5 points
HSBC Sevens World Series stats: below