Dani attended Hartpury University between 2006 and 2009, and studied for a BSc (Hons) Equine Science degree.
During her time at university, Dani was an eventing scholar and won Team Gold at the Young Rider European Championships at Blair Castle in 2007 and was place 10th individually. The following year at the Young Rider European Championships in Kreuth, Germany, Dani won Team Gold once more and was placed 5th individually. Dani is now a fully qualified McTimoney Animal Practitioner who owns a successful business. She still has a keen passion for eventing and has produced a horse currently competing at 2** with aims of moving up to advanced level. Dani is also a Freelance Riding Instructor.