About Coach Stewart

Daniel Stewart has been a successful international trainer and instructor for over 25 years. In addition to the US, he’s trained riders in Spain, England, Canada, Mexico, Switzerland, Belgium, United Arab Emirates, Greece, and the West Indies. In addition to coaching riders on several US Equestrian Teams to success at World Championships and the World Equestrian Games, he also coached the US Paralympic Dressage squad at the Paralympics in Athens Greece and has worked as a consultant-coach for the US Pentathlon team.

As the internationally acclaimed author of PRESSURE PROOF YOUR RIDING, RIDE RIGHT, and FIT AND FOCUSED IN 52, he’s widely considered one of the worlds leading experts on equestrian sport psychology, athletics and performance.

Coach Stewart teaches clinics and seminars to thousands of riders each year including an annual summer clinic-tour that includes over 50 clinics in more than 30 cities over a span of  60 days. He’s a sough-after keynote speaker, has published countless magazine articles, and is an equestrian sport psychology and fitness contributor for the USEA, USPC, USHJA, AERC and many other equestrian associations.

Coach Stewart lived in Andalusia Spain until recently but now resides in Naples FL. When he’s not teaching his jumping, cross-country, and dressage clinics around the country he is the director and head coach of the Equestrian Athlete camps at the US Olympic Training Centers in Colorado Springs and Lake Placid, and at the IMG Elite Athlete Training Center in Sarasota FL. He also produces weekly confidence, conditioning, and coaching videos for riders of all levels, ages, and disciplines.