D.o.B: November 3, 1980
The 26 year old returns for a second consecutive season as club captain after his 2016 season was prematurely cut-short after an August Bank Holiday hand injury sustained at Leicester.
Hans began his British racing career with Poole way back in 2001 and is now in his third spell with the Pirates having rejoined them in 2009. He has two British league titles to his name - with Peterborough in 2006 and Swindon in 2012 but is desperately keen to win silverware with the Pirates. His portfolio of success includes four GP wins and a Grand Final champion along with 2 gold medals in the SWC for his native Denmark.