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Dan is a sports scientist (physiology), researcher, coach and athlete. With his PhD shifting understanding of the application of heart rate variability in sport, and experience contributing to Olympic and World Champions in rowing, kayak and triathlon, Dan has an impressive applied science resume. Most recently Dan was part of Team Emirates New Zealand in the Americas Cup, and also set up a professional cycling team in Singapore when he worked there as an applied scientist and coach.
Dan is also an Ironman coach and competitive athlete himself, showing a true passion for merging science with performance. Most impressively to me Dan is the founder of EndureIQ.com, a sports science delivery, education and coaching business and in this chat talks about the realities of his time in elite sport, the benefits and challenges of setting up your own sport science business, and highlights the importance of humbly working with coaches and athletes to improve performance.