Edinburgh Marathon


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This popular and ever-growing marathon festival takes place in Scotland’s capital city with the Edinburgh Castle as its stunning backdrop

A major event in the Scottish sporting calendar, starting in Edinburgh, the course heads out through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience. 

The marathon route is one of the fastest in the UK making that that elusive personal best a distinct possibility!

Where is it

Starting in the capital city and finishing in the scenic East Lothian    Cropped Edinburgh Marathon

When is it?

Sunday 24 May 2020

Who can take part?

18 +

Minimum Sponsorship

£400 minimum sponsorship which includes a £50 non-refundable deposit to secure your place. Every penny will help rescue and rehome Scotland's absued, abandoned and injured animals.

How to register

To register, please visit our shop by clicking here to pay your deposit and confirm your space.

Helping you raise funds

We'll do everything we can to help you reach your fundraising target. We'll send you an easy step guide to raising funds and can provide additional fundraising materials such as collection tins, buckets, stickers, posters and much more. Should you need any help, we'd be happy to assist.

If you wish, we'll also be able to help promote your fundraising through the media and online.

Everyone taking part will also receive their very own Scottish SPCA running vest!

Click here for more information about the Edinburgh Half Marathon, Edinburgh 10K, Edinburgh 5K, Junior 5K, Junior 2K, Junior 1.5K and Kids Kilometre

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