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City of Edinburgh

EMF Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2019

Now in its 17th year, this popular and ever-growing marathon festival takes place in Scotland’s capital city on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May 2019 and continues through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience.

***Entries for the 2019 Edinburgh Marathon festival have now closed – but don’t worry – we would be delighted to welcome you to register for 2020 very soon**

For further information please contact scottmaxwell@chas.org.uk 

Edinburgh Marathon – Sunday 26 May 2019 (endeavour to fundraise £500)
Fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London.

Edinburgh Half Marathon – Sunday 26 May 2019 (endeavour to fundraise £250)
Fast & flat, the Edinburgh Half Marathon follows the marathon course which was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first half marathon or you are looking for a PB.

EMF Hairy Haggis Relay – Sunday 26 May 2019 (endeavour to fundraise a team total of £500)
The EMF Hairy Haggis Team Relay is an opportunity for a team of 4 runners to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. The 26.2 miles is split into 4 legs, each runner will run one leg.

5k, 10k and kids races also available on Saturday 25 May.

Terms and Conditions / Fundraising Agreement [PDF, 134k]

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