Starting on Potterrow in the grounds of one of the oldest Universities in the world, this incredible city centre start takes you through the very heart of Edinburgh, finishing along the coast near Mussleburgh.
The Edinburgh Marathon is a 26.2 mile road race that has been voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World. Great if it's your first marathon or you are looking to achieve a personal best.
What’s more, you will be doing your bit to support our wounded, injured and sick Service Personnel.
As part of the Help for Heroes Running Team, here are just some of the things you can expect:
If you have secured your own place and would like to fundraise in aid of Help for Heroes, please click the ‘Register your Fundraising’ button.
The Help for Heroes Events Team will work closely with you throughout your fundraising journey and share helpful tips and advice every step of the way. You will receive a comprehensive fundraising guide to help you get started, along with monthly fundraising ideas straight to your inbox!
It’s not just about sponsorship from friends and family. You can plan events throughout the build-up to your ride to help boost your fundraising total.
The team is on hand to answer all your questions from Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm. Whether you’re after event specifics, training tips or fundraising advice, we’d love to hear from you.
Not found the event you’re looking for? Click here to discover other runs you can sign up and fundraise for in support of Help for Heroes.
Simply fill in your details and we will get back to you within 24 hours to confirm your registration.