Daan has discovered slacklining in 2014, alongside a remarkable passion for Tricklining. He loves to build the stoke up, get people together and teach them slacklining in the parks around the Netherlands. With the goal of pushing the Dutch slackline community to a new level, he is a founding member and president of the Dutch Slackline Association SlackNED. Besides working for the Slackline company “Slacktivity” and teaching workshops at schools and festivals, he is also a practicing physiotherapist with a focus on rehabilitation and anatomy. As a representative of the Education Commission he consults the ISA regarding injury prevention and the physical impacts of slacklining. Drawing on his many years of experience as a slackline instructor he also helps coordinate efforts to develop an internationally recognized slackline instructor diploma.