Alan is an EVO Hockey sponsored player and one of Great Britain's top forwards. He has 113 combined international caps for Great Britain and Scotland and has scored 64 international goals.
Growing up in Paisley and starting his hockey at Kelburne, Alan established himself as one of Scotland's best players, winning Scotland Men's Player of the Year award in 2011 and 2012. He currently plays his club hockey in England. In 2017 he won English Premier Division indoor and outdoor titles. He has won both the England Hockey Player's Player of the Year and Top Scorer awards two seasons running, 2016 and 2017.
Alan has represented his country at major international events, including 2 x Commonwealth Games (Delhi 2010 and Glasgow 2014) and the World League Finals 2015. In January 2017 he won gold at the England Hockey Supersixes indoor championships.