Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2018

26/05/2018

When: Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018

Where: Starting at Potterrow or Holyrood Park depending on the distance

Join Team EDCH and help us continue to rescue, rehome and reunite dogs and cats across Edinburgh and the Lothians.

5 degrees cafe team
The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is now in its 16th year and is a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Starting in Edinburgh and passing right by Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home, we'll be here to cheer you on as you hit mile five. Afterwards, the course heads out through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience.

Raymond Ayonote
The marathon route is one of the fastest in the UK making that that elusive personal best a distinct possibility! If you're not quite up to the marathon route quite yet, there are 9 races on offer over the 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?

Amy Brown after completing the 1.5k junior race

If you already have a space and would like to fundraise for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home, all you have to do is log into your 'My Details' account after you have purchased your entry and click the link to ’tell a charity I have my own entry’. We will then get in touch with you to help you start your fundraising journey.

Enter now at www.edinburghmarathon.com

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Rough Runner Logo

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