I wasn’t offered anything by Edinburgh or Glasgow when I left school but Simon Amor signed me. I learned a lot and have now joined Glasgow, which is a great opportunity for me.Have you enjoyed captaining Scotland U20? I targeted the captaincy for the Six Nations and held onto it for the Junior World Cup. It is something I enjoy and take a lot of pride in. Home and away: Spinks has played at London Scottish LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS RW verdict: This 20-year-old lock/back-row has impressed the Warriors and is a natural leader.Want to stay up to date with the latest rugby hotshots every month? Why not subscribe to Rugby World? Click here for the latest deals, or find out how to download the digital edition here. When did you start playing?I started mini rugby at North Berwick when I was about five. I played for North Berwick High School 1st XV when I was only a fourth year. Duncan Harrison, the coach at Fettes College, helped me get a scholarship there.What other sports have you played? My mum, Joanna Spinks, was around fourth in the world at judo when she was 17 and I did judo until I was about ten. In my first summer at Fettes I did athletics and got bronze in the discus at the National Schools Championship.You have just finished a year at London Scottish?