Peter Hoeg GADE is a Danish professional badminton player who is nicknamed Flyer, Street. He employs a number of techniques in his playing style such as fast attacks, smooth footwork, constant pressure, trademark shots and plethora of deceptive shots. Gade represented Denmark in four consecuitive summer olympics- taking home a bronze in the very first Olympic in 2000. Gade made his mark in badminton history through his All England Open Badminton Championships singles title in 1999 and his five European Championships crowns in the men's single event. He topped the world rankings from 1998 to 2001 and after a hiatus of five years, recaptured it on 2006. Following this he was honoured with a special award of the DBF. He was also adjudged the IBF World Badminton Player of the year in 1998.