Content Direction

Displays of work where I have led creative direction, editorial, content creation, client liaising and project management.

FIA World Rallycross

I pitched for and won this account. I was the project manager, interviewer and writer for all original content, having spoken to legends Petter Solberg, Sébastien Loeb and Mattias Ekström. I also influenced the design of the original pieces.

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FIA World Rallycross

Digital Book

Original content by Dane Hansen, including interviews, listicles and features.

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The French Connection

Q&A

"What Rallycross means to motorsport legend Sébastien Loeb, and why he's not done yet."

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Not Just a Dirty Word

Feature Article

"To a Rallycross driver, dirt is knowledge, opportunity and even art. Mattias Ekström says there's..."

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From Rally with Love

Q&A

"Both sports might go sideways, but Petter Solberg compares Rallycross to Petter Solberg."

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Catching up with Andreas Bakkerud

Feature Article

"From giving his boss grey hairs to selling his Rallycross car, it's time to catch up with Andreas Bakkerud"

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The Living Room Racer

Interview

"From the comfort of your couch, to the cockpit of a full-blown racer, iconic game developer, Codemasters."

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The Living Room Racer

Q&A

"The cars might be going, 'mmmbop' around a corner, but there's a little more to driving than what fans see and hear."

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The Diary of a World Rallycross Driver

Interview

"Supercars drive Jānis Baumanis, gives us access into his diary."

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The Race Behind the Scenes

Article

"Without a web of logistics wrapping itself around the globe, the FIA World Rallycross would be..."

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The Magic Mechanics

Q&A

"Ole Johan Rustad is the First Mechanic for PSRX Volkswagen Sweden. Having worked with motorsport legend..."

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A Killarney Creation

Article

"Course Clerk Steve Harding, shares the secret specs of Killarney Raceway in blueprint detail..."

South African Rugby Union

 I was the Editor and Head Writer for several of these magazines, covering fixtures in the Castle Lager Incoming Series and Rugby Championship. I have interviewed Springbok Captain Siya Kolisi, world-class forwardPieter-Steph du Toit and many more.

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SARU

Digital Book

Original content by Dane Hansen, including interviews, listicles and features.

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Captain Kolisi

Interview

"It’s time to welcome South Africa’s new Springbok rugby captain, Siya Kolisi."

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Coaches' Corner: The Rise of Eddie Jones

Editorial

"England’s history of intelligent coaching and their return to form."

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Booooorn in the RSA!

Article

"For every bed of roses, there’s a bit of fynbos."

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Homegrown Hero

Q&A

"Pieter-Steph du toit will be relishing the opportunity to play for the Boks in front of..."

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South Africa's Magic Moments Against the English

Listicle

"Three times we took our game to the next level."

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Blitzboks Rule the World

Article

"The Blitzboks scored a historic World Sevens Series double."

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HSBC Cape Town 7s

Digital Book

Original content by Dane Hansen, including interviews, Q&As and features.

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Captain Philip

Interview

"Springbok Sevens frontman Philip Snyman unlocks the secrets to winning at the big time."

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Winning Ways with Werner Kok

Interview

"2015 World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year, Werner Kok continues to be vital role-player in the..."

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Getting Quirky with Kyle

Q&A

"After a decade of media days and journalists throwing tough questions at him, Kyle Brown..."