Edinburgh Marathon 2019

Whether you are a regular runner eager to beat your PB or have never run before but are ready to make a brave start, Edinburgh Marathon Festival has a distance that's perfect for you!

  • Personalised running vest
  • A dedicated point of contact throughout your entire journey
  • Regular e-newsletters
  • Help and support in sharing your story
  • Supporter t-shirts and cheering merchandise
  • Access to fundraising and awareness raising materials
  • A certificate to mark your fundraising achievements

We know that life can sometimes be incredibly tough. Thanks to the dedication of more than 20,000 volunteers, Samaritans can be there for anyone, whatever they are going through and whenever they are struggling to cope. We’re also at the heart of local communities, working with schools, workplaces, railways, prisons and hospitals to offer training and support, preventing suicide and helping people turn their lives around.

Our life-saving work wouldn’t be possible without the extraordinary generosity of our event participants.

Incredible support from start to finish!

Team Samaritans Participant 2018

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Registration fee: £50

Fundraising target: £750

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