Alex Allan (rugby union)
|Full name||Alex Grant Allan|
|Date of birth||29 February 1992|
|Place of birth||Harrogate, England|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||116 kg (18 st 4 lb; 256 lb)|
|Rugby union career|
Rugby Union career
Allan began his rugby with Harrogate Rugby Union Football Club and at Sedbergh School, before going to represent his University team. Aware of his Scottish roots he also played for the Scottish Exiles team. He put his university career on hold after two years to join Edinburgh Academicals.
On 30 April 2014, it was announced that Allan would leaving Edinburgh's development squad to sign a two-year professional contract with rivals Glasgow Warriors.
He has successfully moved through the Scottish age grades from under-17 to now represent the senior Scotland national team. He qualifies for Scotland through his grandfather.