2021 Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Event has changed

2021 Edinburgh Marathon Festival will now be a virtual event. Visit event website for more details.

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is now in its 19th year and takes place on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30thMay 2021.  This ever-growing festival of running is now a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Starting in Edinburgh, the course heads out through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience.

The full weekend of events attracts over 35,000 runners, with thousands more lining the course to support.  There are 11 races on offer over two days including the marathon, half marathon, team relay, 10k, 5k and junior races.  There really is something for everyone, so why not make the most of the Bank Holiday weekend.

More information

Visit the event website for more information.

Fundraising

Tap the ‘Register’ button to apply for a Thyroid UK Charity place via the event organiser. We will contact you with instructions on how to confirm your place.

We will cover the cost of your event place, in return we ask that you raise the following minimum sponsorship amounts:

EventAge restrictionsMinimum sponsorship
Marathon£500
Marathon Team Relay£500 (team total)
Half-marathon£250
10k15+£150
5k11+£100
Junior 5k11+£75
Junior 2k4-9£75
Junior 1.5k6-8£50
Kids Kilometre£50

Date

Sat - Sun 29 - 30 May 2021

Time

All Day

Status

Scheduled,
Virtual

Location

Edinburgh
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