28-29 May 2022

Discover Edinburgh's iconic landmarks by foot and raise money for a cause you care about this May.


There's a variety of distances ranging from a marathon to a 5K, making the Edinburgh Marathon Festival perfect for experienced runners and for those looking to take on their first distance event. You could even take part in a relay with friends to maximise the fun! There are also options for kids to take part too, making it the perfect weekend of fun for all the family.


The picturesque route takes you past through Edinburgh city and past Edinburgh castle, offering panoramic views.

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Choosing a charity to raise money for can seem like a difficult task. You could choose to run for a national charity or a local charity. Whichever dedicated charity you choose to run for, you'll be raising money for an amazing cause.

Are you ready to raise money for amazing charities and clock up those miles in the city's must-do event? Smash your finish time and your fundraising target with JustGiving. We've got practical fundraising tips, so you can focus on what's important - crossing the finish line of this iconic race.

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Fraser's Edinburgh Marathon


Fraser is running the 2022 Edinburgh Marathon for Alzheimers Scotland in memory of his father Jim.



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Sara's Edinburgh Marathon


To celebrate her 40th birthday, Sara is running the 2022 Edinburgh Marathon for Worldwide Cancer Research.



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Phil's Edinburgh Marathon


Edinburgh Marathon will be Phil's first marathon! He's raising money for ABF The Soldiers' Charity to help them to continue providing support to the Army Family.



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