Edinburgh Marathon Festival

This event has something for everyone, whether you're an elite athlete or brand new to running, man or woman, young or old!
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Virtual Edinburgh Marathon Festival

The Edinburgh Festival Marathon Weekend is going virtual for 2021 and you can sign up today! Join Team CF today and choose from a variety of run lengths!

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2022

The physical festival weekend will return in 2022 and registrations for 29 May 2022 are now open!

The magical city of Edinburgh plays host to Scotland's most iconic race! Choose from a 5km, 10km,Half Marathon, Team Relay, Junior Race or go the whole hog with a full Marathon. It's a great race for achieving a personal best, having been voted the fastest UK marathon by Runners World. 


What do I get as part of #Team CF

However you decide to support the Cystic Fibrosis Trust we will support you every step of the way with:

  • A personalised Team CF running top 
  • An online fundraising pack with loads of tips and ideas
  • Access to our exclusive training hub with training plans, nutrition and injury prevention advice from Graeme at GH Training
  • A supportive Team CF Facebook community sharing ideas and advice
  • Regular e-newsletters to keep you up to date with the event information and the Trust's work
  • Lots of cheering!


Volunteer with us

If you have any family and friends who’d like to come and support you on the day, we’d love them to join our volunteer team! 

I want to volunteer!

The support I received from friends, acquaintances and colleagues was outstanding! My phone leading up to, during the run and once finished was lit up like a Christmas tree with calls and texts congratulating me. I’m forever grateful for the support.


Edinburgh Marathon Relay

Join us for the fantastic EMF Hairy Haggis Relay on the UK's fastest marathon course.

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Edinburgh Marathon

Join Team CF for the UK's second largest marathon, voted the fastest marathon route in the country!

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Edinburgh Marathon Junior

Get the whole family involved in this fantastic festival with the EMF Junior races!

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Edinburgh Half Marathon

A fast yet scenic half-marathon route through the stunning city of Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh 5k

A scenic, fast and flat route - perfect for beginners or achieving a personal best!

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Edinburgh 10k

A flat, scenic course - perfect for your first 10k or getting a personal best!

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