About Wild Deer Events

Team Wild Deer

Owner & Wild Deer Events founder Daniel Flint has ran competitively since he was 13 years old and is a former Junior International athlete finishing 7th in the World over 3000 metres as well as being 3 times North-east Cross Country Champion. He also ran for Loughborough University where he obtained a degree in Sports Science & Recreation Management.

Daniel has been in the fitness industry as a Personal Trainer and Gym owner for over 20 years and is also the Race Director of the Iconic Blaydon Race which is now in its 40th year and is ran every year on the 9th June.

Dan is the coach to the Blaydon Harriers Seniors team and takes great pleasure in helping people on their fitness journey. With over 30 years of running experience and already over 20+ Wild Deer Events planned for 2021 Dan is hoping to create events that can be enjoyed by everyone in our beautiful Countryside.

Also in Team Wild Deer are Rebecca Flint – Admin & Merchandise, Rachel Williams – Admin & Course Director and Sarah Brown – Admin & Event Director.

Meet our team

  • Sarah Brown

    Admin & Operations Director
  • Rachel Williams

    Admin & Course Director
  • Rebecca Flint

    Admin & Merchandise

Upcoming Events

From half marathons to family fun runs, Wild Deer has events for all fitness levels

23rd October 2021

Grasmere 10k Trail Run/Walk

23rd October 2021


7th November 2021