Mobile View

Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon  image

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest running festival of its kind

Whether you have signed up already with a standard entry, or you want to apply for a Charity Place - you can run for Team Barnardos!

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest running festival of its kind and we’re thrilled to be one of the affiliated charities again in 2018. With its fast and flat route, EMF is officially the 'fastest marathon in the UK.' This creates the perfect setting for achieving a personal best for all runners! The Edinburgh Marathon Festival has been running for 15 years now and is growing from strength to strength. With Edinburgh Castle as your backdrop, and the marathon heads out to East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable experience.

Why join #TeamBarnardo’s?

- A dedicated events team to support you every step of the way.

- Support and inspiration from celebrities, sport therapists and experts in nutrition.

- A comprehensive training guide for every level of fitness

- An exclusive Barnardo’s fundraising pack  

- A free Barnardo’s high performance running vest to training in and wear on the day

I’ve already signed up with a standard entry and want to raise money for Barnardo’s - that’s great!

Please follow the below instructions

1.Sign into your My Details account on the Edinburgh Marathon website and choose Barnardo’s Scotland from the affiliate charity list. We will receive a notification when you do this, and will be in touch with you following this.

2.Or let us know by emailing or by calling 0131 446 7021

I would like a charity place - fantastic!

Join Team Barnardo’s now by completing our 'Register your Interest' form and a member of the team will be in touch

By taking part in this amazing event you will help to raise money for the most disadvantaged children across the UK – rise to the challenge today,