Jennifer Rose Maxwell began playing rugby aged six, in a mixed minis side then carried on when she moved to senior school, graduating to the Scotland under-20 side in 2012/13.
She made her 7’s International debut at the FIRA Grand Prix tournament in Brive in June 2013, scoring her first try against Germany in the Marbella event two weeks later. Her first XVs cap was in the 2015 Six Nations Championships.
Maxwell graduated from Loughborough University with a 1stclass degree in Sport and Exercise Science. She now works for Loughborourgh College as an elite sport tutor.
Maxwell qualifies to play for Scotland through her father who is from Annan in Dumfriesshire.