|Date of Birth
Wexham Park, Slough
Yorkshire Carnegie signed full back or winger Chris Elder, from London Welsh in December and he made his debut against Nottingham on Boxing Day. He proved a worthy addition to the squad and a was one of the side's most consistent players, registering four tries in 13 games and playing a key role in helping the team reach the play off finals.
Elder has previously played at Plymouth Albion, Esher and Wasps and during the 2015-16 season he crossed five times in twenty Championship appearances for Welsh, including a match winning score in the Exiles’ league victory at Headingley Carnegie.
He joined Welsh in 2014 and played in the Aviva Premiership with the Exiles, including a try on his Premiership debut against Wasps, the club where he came through the academy system.