Dan is a Post-Doctoral Researcher at Liverpool John Moores University where his research focuses on nutrition and behaviour change within professional athletes. His research in this area was awarded with the SENr Professor Clyde Williams OBE Award for Research and Innovation in Sport and Exercise Nutrition.
In his applied roles he is a Performance Nutritionist for the Professional Jockeys Association and the Injured Jockeys Fund, consulting to both organisations since 2013 and working alongside some of the world’s leading jockeys in their bids to make light racing weights. In 2018 he expanded his scope within horse sports and is now working for Team GB Equestrian in their preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Away from equine sports he consults for a Championship football club.