This fast, flat and beautifully scenic half marathon route takes you around Holyrood Park with views of Edinburgh Castle. Join TCT today and receive an exclusive running top, access to our incredible training zone and excellent fundraising support.
Once a year, thousands upon thousands of runners descend upon Edinburgh for a weekend of fun, festivities and sweat, all in the name of charity. With a wide range of races and distances on offer, there’s an event to suit runners of all ages and abilities, whatever you’re training programme.
The EMF Half course follows the Edinburgh Marathon route which has previously been voted the fastest marathon in the UK. Great if it's your first half marathon or if you are looking for a PB!
The Edinburgh Marathon Festival has a choice of runs making it open to a wide range of ages and abilities, including:
This is your chance to do something amazing and support a fantastic cause - don't let the fundraising put you off! The Teenage Cancer Trust team are great at helping people fundraise and you're going to have heaps of fun in the process.
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