Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2018

Register on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website Already got a place? Sign up to raise money for Marie Curie


Event type

5K, 10K, half marathon, full marathon, team relay
Minimum age
  • 5k - ages 11 years and over
  • 10k - ages 15 years and over 
  • Half Marathon - ages 17 years and over
  • Full Marathon - ages 18 years and over
  • Team Relay - ages 15 years and over
0845 052 4184
Regent Road

Set a personal best in 2018 at one of the biggest running festivals in Scotland! 

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is a fantastic event for all abilities; whether you’re a first time runner or a seasoned pro, this event is not to be missed. This famously flat course is lined with spectacular sights as well as incredible crowds. From 5k to a full marathon, enter an event that challenges you today!

Register for a charity place

For just a small registration fee you could sign up on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival's official website for any of the five distances this incredible event has to offer:

  • 5k - registration fee: £10, fundraising pledge: £175
  • 10k - registration fee: £10, fundraising pledge: £175
  • Half marathon - registration fee: £25, fundraising pledge: £300
  • Full marathon - registration fee: £25, fundraising pledge: £500
  • Team relay - registration fee: £10 per team member, fundraising pledge: £700 (as a team)

Once you've applied for one of our charity places on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival's official website, the Events team will be in touch to complete your registration and take you registration fee. Please note: your place isn’t finalised until this has been done.

Getting your own place

If you manage to secure your own place for any of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival events, we’d love to have you join our team of runners and become part of Team Marie Curie.

Why choose Team Marie Curie

As part of our team you’ll receive fantastic support from the moment you sign up all the way to crossing the finish line. We’ll also provide you with:

  • a Marie Curie running vest which you can wear with pride
  • dedicated training guides
  • on-hand support from our dedicated fundraising team
  • the loudest cheers along the route
  • an online fundraising pack to help you smash those targets.

Raise sponsorship money online

Want a quick and easy way to start raising money? Set up an online fundraising page and in a just few clicks, you'll be on your way to reaching your sponsorship goal.

Any other questions?

For more information or to secure your place for this event, please do not hesitate to email our Events team or call 0845 052 4184.

Calls to 0845 numbers cost no more than 7p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

Register on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website Already got a place? Sign up to raise money for Marie Curie