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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

EDINBURGH MARATHON FESTIVAL
Sunday 28 May 2017

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  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Distance: Half/full marathon
  • Entry fee: £10/£15
  • Fundraising: £250/£550

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival features the Edinburgh Half and Edinburgh Marathon amongst other races. The linear route takes you from Holyrood Palace to Musselburgh on a route voted the fastest in the UK.

Highlights

  • The UK's fastest marathon
  • City views and sea air
  • Oxfam running top
  • Iron on letters for your top
  • Fundraising and training advice

How to get a place

Sign up for an Oxfam half marathon charity place for £10 and pledge to raise £250 here. Or take on the full Edinburgh Marathon for £15 and a £550 pledge here.

Let us know if you have your own place and raise whatever you like!

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Why run for Oxfam

Doing the Edinburgh Half? Your £250 sponsorship could provide 17 people with an emergency kit. When disaster hits, this kit can be a real lifeline. It’s a bucket full of hygiene essentials, from soap to sanitary towels, to help people who have lost everything to stay clean and healthy. Not only is it a disease-beater, but being able to wash is a step towards getting life back to normal.
Photo credit:Amy Christian

Doing the Edinburgh Marathon? You’ll be raising £550 which could provide 37 people with an emergency kit. When disaster hits, this kit can be a real lifeline. It’s a bucket full of hygiene essentials, from soap to sanitary towels, to help people who have lost everything to stay clean and healthy. Not only is it a disease-beater, but being able to wash is a step towards getting life back to normal.
Photo credit:Amy Christian

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... until you cross the start line in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival!

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