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Run a Marathon for SBH Scotland

Conquer the Edinburgh Marathon Festival with Team SBH Scotland on 23rd and 24th May 2020.

James running the Edinburgh Marathon for SBH Scotland

Run this surprisingly flat course and take in the historic landmarks of Edinburgh. You can even choose a variety of distances from 5k to the full 26.2 miles - perfect for runners of all levels.

Edinburgh Marathon - 26.2 miles - Sunday 24th May 2020, 10am

Fast & 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. Age: 18 years or over.

Edinburgh 1/2 Marathon - Sunday 24th May 2020, 8am

Fast & flat, the Edinburgh Half Marathon follows the marathon course and has sold out every year since 2012. Age: 17 years or over.

The Solleys took part in the Edinburgh Marathon for SBH Scotland

Team Relay - Sunday 24th May 2020 Start time: 10am

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival Hairy Haggis Team Relay is an opportunity for a team of 4 runners to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. The 26.2 miles is split into 4 legs, each runner will run one leg. For this event we ask that a minimum of £295 per person is raised. Age: 15 years or over

10k - Saturday 23rd May 2020 - Start time: 9am

The EMF 10K is an increasingly popular race distance, a great step-up for those who have completed a 5K in the past, but aren’t quite ready for the half marathon distance. Age: 15 years or over

5k - Saturday 23rd May 2020 - Start time: 11am

The EMF 5K is a great start to your running journey and a chance to be part of the biggest running festival in Scotland. Age: 11 years and over.

Junior 5k - Saturday 23rd May 2020 - 11:45am

The EMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend. For ages 11 to 18.

Junior 2k - Saturday 23rd May 2020 - Race 1 at 2.40pm, Race 2 at 3pm

The EMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend. There are two Junior 2K races to choose from – Race 1 and Race 2. The only difference between these two races is their start time – choose which one suits you best! For ages 9 to 12.

Junior 1.5k - Saturday 23rd May 2020 - Race 1 at 1.45pm, Race 2 at 2pm.

The EMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend. The EMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend. There are two Junior 1.5K races to choose from – Race 1 and Race 2. The only difference between these two races is their start time – choose which one suits you best! For ages 6 to 8

Kids Kilometre - Saturday 23rd May 2020. Start time: 1pm

The EMF Junior races are a great way to get the whole family involved in Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend. Runners aged 3-6 will run in the Kids’ Kilometre. Children taking part in this event must be accompanied by an adult (adults do not need to have an entry) Kids take part with their parents. For kids ages 3 to 6

We can give you free entry to each of the events and we ask that you can raise a minimum of £295 for our charity. Please contact our Fundraising Team today by email or call 03455 211 600 and let's get you running!

As a supporter undertaking this event in aid of SBH Scotland you will receive:

  • Pre-race information about how to get sponsorship and fundraise and how to make it easy, safe and fun!
  • Specially designed SBH Scotland T or running shirts or vest Post-race SBH Scotland Certificate of Appreciation

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