Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

29 - 30 May 2021
Moderate - Tough

Fast and 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 Personal Best. 

The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London. As well as the full marathon there is a half marathon and various shorter and junior runs as part of the festival.

How to Take Part  

For more information and to sign up for an RNRMC charity space (minimum sponsorship applies), please visit Affiliate Charities (edinburghmarathon.com).

Standard entry to the 2021 full marathon has sold out, but if you already have your own space and would like to raise funds and awareness for RNRMC, please contact fundraising@rnrmc.org.uk

There is still some standard entries available for shorter races, see Home | Edinburgh Marathon Festival - 29/30th May 2021 for more details.

Price / Availability

We have limited spaces available - RNRMC full /half marathon space £35 (minimum sponsorship full marathon £450, half-marathon £250).

Standard spaces via EMF website Full Marathon SOLD OUT/  Half Marathon £38.50



Moderate - Tough

Fast and flat, the Edinburgh Marathon was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World making it ideal for your first marathon or if you're on a mission to beat your Personal Best.