Saul Simon Ohisasokhai Melvin-Farr attended Edinburgh Academy, during which time he has represented Currie RFC, Edinburgh U16s and Scotland U16 vs England South, France and Wales (Wellington International Festival 2013).
As part of the Currie U15 side, Saul experienced League and National Cup success (2011-2012).
He then played for Currie RFC U16s who emerged winners of the Edinburgh and Borders League (2012-2013), and were named U16 National Club Cup Champions(2012-2013).
Off the pitch, he showcased his sporting skills by forming part of the winning U14 Scottish Schools Athletics 4x100m relay team in 2010.
The pacey full-back then repeated this success in the U17 Scottish Schools Athletics 4x100m relay competition in two years previous. He also formed part of the North Edinburgh U13 Cricket Team 2010.
Melvin-Farr is a Scottish Institute of Sport supported player (2013/14).