Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Date: 25/26 May 2019
Location: Edinburgh
Distance: 5km/10km/13.1 miles/ 26.2 miles

Offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest running event attracting more than 30,000 runners. 

The festival includes a 5k, a 10k, a half marathon, a full marathon, and a team relay marathon so there really is a race here for everyone. Samaritans are pleased to be able to offer places in all of these distances to our supporters.

By fundraising for Samaritans you will be automatically added to our Runner Relationship Programme, which includes:

  • A Team Samaritans Welcome Pack with sponsorship form
  • A branded, technical running vest with a printed name
  • A dedicated point of contact throughout your entire journey
  • Help and advice from our Press Team, such as publicity in your local area to include press releases
  • Help and support from the communications team in sharing your story further, this could be through the media, online or social media
  • Newsletters and training plans
  • A certificate to mark your fundraising achievements

Please complete the form below to register your interest and a member of our events team will be in touch shortly.

If you have your own place in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival, we would love for you to join our team! Please complete the form below and let us know you have a ballot place, and a member of the events team will be in touch.

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