Jamie Ritchie

This season's Scotland under-18 captain, James Thomas Ritchie, attends Strathallan School and plays his club rugby at Howe of Fife RFC.

The former Madras RFC player played for Caledonia and Glasgow Warriors at under-16 and under-18 age-grades, while the international honours of the Scottish Institute of Sport supported player began at the Wellington festival with Scotland under-16.

He then progressed into the Scotland under-18 squad for the 2012/13 (five caps) and 13/14 seasons, taking in two FIRA-AER European Championships - finishing fourth and fifth respectively.

Included in the IRB JWC squad for New Zealand in 2014, he scored a try against Ireland in the non cap warm-up match in May 2014.

Outwith rugby, he was a silver medalist at the British judo championships in 2009, the British independent schools judo champion in 2010 and plays 1st XV cricket at his school.

His mum Rhona played hockey for Scottish Schools, his dad, Kerr, swam for Scottish Schools.

Stats

Caps
4
Tries
2
Starts
3
Conversions
0
Replacements
1
Penalty goals
0
Points
10
Drop goals
0

Appearances

Scotland U18 2013 - England(r), Ireland FIRA[Wales, England(r), Ireland(r)]
Scotland U20 2014 - IRB JWC[Sam NZ It Arg(r)]
Position: 
Back/second row

Club

D.O.B.: 16/08/96
Place of birth:
Dundee
Height: 1.93m
Weight: 99kg