Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Established in 2003, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest mass participation running event, with over 35,000 runners and 100,000 spectators enjoying eleven different race distances over two days. From the 5k, held in the stunning Holyrood Park, to the one of the UK’s fastest marathons, there’s something for everyone.

More information

Visit the event website for more information

Registration deadline

12pm, Friday 27 May 2022


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:

Saturday EventsMinimum sponsorship
EMF 10K (age 15+)£150
EMF 5K (age 11+)£100
EMF Junior 5K (age 11+)£75
EMF Junior 2K (ages 4 to 9)£75
EMF Junior 1.5K (ages 6 to 8)£50
EMF Kids Kilometre£50
Sunday EventsMinimum sponsorship
Edinburgh Marathon£500
Edinburgh Half Marathon £250
EMF Team Relay £500


Sat - Sun 28 - 29 May 2022


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