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.
Find the best route for you:
- Edinburgh Marathon route map
- Edinburgh Half Marathon route map
- Edinburgh Hairy Haggis Team Relay route map
Choose your race
Whether you fancy a full marathon, half marathon, or a relay marathon with your friends, there's a race for everyone.
- £30 registration
- £500 sponsorship pledge
- £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