There isn’t just one reason to run the Edinburgh Marathon, there are 600,000! That’s the number of people living with epilepsy in the UK right now.
When: Sunday 28 May 2017
Where: Edinburgh, Scotland
Distance: 26.2 miles
Registration fee: £25
Minimum Sponsorship pledge: £450
About the Edinburgh Marathon
The Edinburgh Marathon is considered one of the top city marathons in the world. With its beautifully scenic route through this historic city and one of the fastest courses you'll find it's easy to see why.
Need a place?
Epilepsy Action has a number of guaranteed places in the 2017 Edinburgh Marathon. In return for a guaranteed place we ask you to pay a registration fee of £25 and commit to raising a minimum of £450.
Have your own place?
If you have been successful in securing your own place in the Edinburgh Marathon then we would be delighted to have you on our team. There is no set minimum sponsorship, we simply ask you to raise what you can. To request a runner’s pack click on the button below.
How we will support you
We will support you every step of the way, whether you’re using a charity place or have obtained your own place through the ballot.
All our runners will receive:
- A welcome pack full of fundraising tips to help you get started
- Fundraising support and encouragement from our dedicated team
- Exclusive access to our Epilepsy Action Heroes Facebook group
- Epilepsy Action Fundraising Guide
- A free technical Epilepsy Action running vest
- Secure online sponsorship pages
For further information
For further information on the Edinburgh Marathon, please contact our events team on +44 (0)113 210 8824 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org