Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Enjoy a fantastic all-encompassing route which takes in some of Edinburgh’s most iconic landmarks as well as offering picturesque views along the East Lothian coastline. 

Date: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th May 2020

Distance: 5k, 10k, half marathon and marathon                

Registration Fee: £10                              

Sign Up

The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 so make sure you secure your place now before you miss out!

Voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, the second largest marathon in the UK is not one to be missed - fast and flat this course is perfect your first marathon!

And all that we ask from you is a commitment to raise the minimum sponsorship for your category. 


Date: 24/05/2020

Fundraising minimum: £400

Half Marathon 

Date: 24/05

Fundraising minimum: £200


Date: 23/05

Fundraising minimum: £100 


Date: 23/05

Fundraising minimum: £60

We are here to make sure you reach that target by offering you a unique supporter package including the following:

  • Dedicated member of the World Child Cancer Fundraising Team who will provide one on one support from sign up to race day.
  • Fundraising pack and training guide.
  • Free World Child Cancer running shirt 

£100 could help support services that enable the accurate diagnosis of 10 children with cancer in Malawi

£500 could fund the treatment for a child with Burkitt lymphoma (a cancer of the white blood cells) 

Event details

Contact Name Alice Castle
Event Address: 
United Kingdom
Dates Start: 05-09-2020 8:30am End: 06-09-2020 4:30pm
Registration fee £10
Fundraising target Variable