Group of runners running along a curving road in Edniburgh

2024 Edinburgh Marathon

Event type Running

2024 Edinburgh Marathon

The Edinburgh Marathon is the UK's fastest 26.2 mile route and is ideal for novice and experienced runners. The course is fast and flat, passing by many of the city’s landmarks and offering picturesque views along the East Lothian coastline.  

26 May 2024
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Entry fee:
Minimum sponsorship:

Register for this event

26 May 2024

How to enter

Barnardo’s have charity places in the Edinburgh Marathon and we’d love you to join us. We ask for a £20 registration fee and minimum fundraising target of £500 to support our work with children across the UK.

Already have your own place?

 Have you got your own place in the Edinburgh Marathon through the event organisers? You can still join Team Barnardo’s for free. We just ask that you raise as much as you can to support our work with young people. 

Why join Team Barnardo’s?

As part of Team Barnardo's, you'll get: 

  • a high-performance Barnardo's vest or t-shirt 

  • a fundraising pack filled with top tips and ideas 

  • training support from endurance experts, Running With Us 

  • constant support and advice from the Barnardo's Events Team