George Horne (rugby union)
|Birth name||George Horne|
|Date of birth||12 May 1995|
|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||79 kg (12 st 6 lb)|
|School||Bell Baxter High School,|
|University||University of Edinburgh|
|Notable relative(s)||Peter Horne (brother)|
|Rugby union career|
Rugby union careerEdit
Horne was one of the new inductees for season 2015–16 at the new Scottish Rugby Academy as a Stage 3 player. Stage 3 players are assigned to professional clubs and Horne was assigned to Glasgow Warriors.
Horne made his debut for Glasgow Warriors in a friendly match against the British Army Rugby Union side on 25 September 2015. In a 71–0 victory for the Warriors, Horne came off the bench to grab a try.
In November, 2015, he was loaned to London Scottish, by Glasgow Warriors, to gain more experience of playing professional rugby.
Horne remained as a Stage 3 player assigned to Glasgow Warriors in the 2016-17 season. He made his competitive debut for the Warriors in the Pro12 match against the Ospreys on 25 November 2016. Horne has an exceptional try scoring rate, averaging better than a try every other game at both club and international levels.
Horne has represented Scotland at under-17, under-19 and under-20 levels.
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