Edinburgh Marathon

  • Sunday 30 May 2021
  • Edinburgh
  • Minimum Sponsorship: £600.00

Take part in the shortest marathon in the UK!

Fast and flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it's your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London.

A beautiful scenic course, the Edinburgh Marathon passes along historic Scottish landmarks like Holyrood Palace and Gosford House, following the coast road and travelling through the Golf Coast, home to 22 golf courses. You'll pass the extinct volcano Arthurs Seat and run through Holyrood Park. The Edinburgh Marathon showcases the best that Scotland has to offer and will be an adventure you'll never forget.

Apply for a Charity Place

Please get in touch to register your interest by using the form below or contact our team on 020 3893 5998

Already have a place?

If you have already secured a place through the event organisers we would welcome you to join Team SRUK as an Own Place runner.

To join as an Own Place runner you must have already received your place and paid your entry fee direct to the event organisers. As an Own Place runner there is no minimum sponsorship required but every penny you raise helps support our vital work.

Join the team by emailing fundraising@sruk.co.uk or calling 020 3893 5998

Fundraising support

When you sign up, you'll receive a fundraising pack to support you with your fundraising.

You will also receive regular email updates with useful hints and tips about how to reach your fundraising target.

We recommend you break your target into manageable chunks and create a plan to help you reach your goals.

Online fundraising

It's the easiest way to get sponsored. Let everyone know why you're taking part and update your page with photos and videos. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you.

Follow this link to set up your online giving page!

Book your place today