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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.

For further information please contact scottmaxwell@chas.org.uk or if you feel you're ready to go... follow the steps below!

How to register

It's really simple. Pick your event via the EMF website then come back here to pay the entry fee and agree to the T&Cs (below).

Step 1:

Book your place in any of the EMF 2019 races by visiting the CHAS page on the EMF website and then come back here for Step 2 to pay your reduced entry fee to CHAS.

Step 2:

To guarantee your place via complete the form below to pay your deposit and complete your fundraising agreement. Team CHAS will then verify your entry.

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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