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Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon

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. 

Run Details

When: Sunday 26 May 2019
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 2019 Edinburgh Marathon. In return for a place, we ask you to pay a registration fee of £25 and commit to the minimum sponsorship target of £450.

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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.

Join the team

How we will support you

We will support you every step of the way and all of our runners will receive:

  • A welcome pack full of fundraising tips to help you get started
  • Free technical Epilepsy Action running vest
  • Fundraising support and encouragement from our dedicated team
  • Exclusive access to our Epilepsy Action Heroes Facebook group
  • Optional supporters' cheering packs

Not ready for a full marathon?

We also have places for the Edinburgh Half Marathon. See the link for details.

For further information

For further information on the Edinburgh Marathon, please contact our events team on +44 (0)113 210 8824 or by emailing events@epilepsy.org.uk

Event Date: 
Sunday 29 May 2016 - 09:50

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