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Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2014

Scotland’s biggest and most spectacular running event takes place across the spring bank holiday weekend. With a stunning landscape and incredible atmosphere, it’s the running experience of a lifetime.

  • 13.1 miles / 26.2 miles
    Or team relay
  • Registration fee: £25, £30, £60
    Sponsorship: £250, £500 or £600

With spring in the air and a world renowned flat, quick route; sign-up for the Edinburgh Marathon Festival and you’ll have a spring in your step, too!

Full, half or relay marathon with friends, there really is a race for everyone. So, dust off or dig out those trainers and get set for the running experience of a lifetime. There’s even a race called Haggis!

Set your best time

It’s not just the spectacular sights along the way that make the Edinburgh Marathon so great – it’s also known as one of the best routes to beat your personal best!

Soak up the incredible atmosphere knowing that you’re part of a team raising £16,000 to help the rapidly increasing number of people coming to us for help in Shelter Scotland.

Route maps

Find the best route for you:

Choose your race

Whether you fancy a full marathon, half marathon, or a relay marathon with your friends, there's a race for everyone.

Full Marathon

  • £30 registration
  • £500 sponsorship pledge

Half Marathon

  • £25 registration
  • £250 sponsorship pledge

Hairy Haggis Team Relay

  • £60 registration between 4
  • £600 sponsorship pledge between 4

Just want to say a big thank you for giving me the opportunity to run for Shelter... It was an amazing experience and I've managed to raise just under £2,500. I think your charity does some amazing work and I am honoured to have been able to help out.

Owen, Team Shelter runner

Apply to enter the Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Choose your race above, enter your details on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website and we'll send you an email with a link to complete your Team Shelter registration and pay your registration fee.

We'll then confirm everything with you and send out your registration pack.

Welcome to the team!

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