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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

About the Edinburgh Virtual Marathon Festival 

When: 28-29 May 2022
Location: Holyrood Park and Potterow, Edinburgh
Age: 3 years and over. There is something for everyone. 

 

Join #TeamAgeScotland for Scotland most iconic sporting event! 

Entries are now open for the Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2022.

  • Pick your distance whether you're a season runner or at the beginning of your running journey, there's something for all the family. 
  • From the Edinburgh Marathon, to the Hairy Haggis Team Relay, to the Kids Kilometre. 

Set yourself a new challenge and take part in the UK's fastest marathon. The course is fast and flat, perfect if it's your first marathon or looking to beat your personal best. 

These events come with many benefits from the organisers such as:

  • Wicking finisher's t-shirt 
  • Accurate chip timing
  • Tailored training plan
  • Finisher's medal 
  • Race recovery pack 
  • Fantastic running experience

You can be part of Scotland's largest running festival!

For more information on each event and to register please click the event name below:

Marathon

When: Sunday 29 May 2022, 10am
Where: Potterow, EH8 9AL
Who: 18 years +
Distance: 26.2 miles

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Hairy Haggis Team Relay

When: Sunday 29 May 2022, 10am
Where: Potterow, EH8 9AL
Who: 15 years +
Distance: 26.2 miles - split into four legs, each runner will run one leg. 

Leg 1: The Royal Leg - 8.3 miles
Leg 2: The Cock & Pan Leg - 5.5 miles
Leg 3: The Gosford Lef - 8 miles
Leg 4: The Glory Leg - 4.4 miles

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Half Marathon

When: Sunday 29 May 2022, 8am
Where: Virtual 
Who: 17 years+
Distance: 13.1 miles

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10K

When: Saturday 28 May 2022, 9am
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 15 years +
Distance: 10 kilometres

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5K

When: Saturday 28 May 2022, 11am
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 11 years +
Distance: 5 kilometres

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Junior 5K

When: Saturday 28 May 2022, 11.45am
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 11 - 18 years
Distance: 5 kilometres

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Junior 2K

When: Saturday 28 May 2022, 11am
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 9 - 12 years
Distance: 2 kilometres

Race 1 at 2.40pm 

Race 2 at 3.00pm

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Junior 1.5K

When: Saturday 28 May 2022
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 6 - 8 years
Distance: 1.5 kilometres

Race 1 at 1.45pm 

Race 2 at 2.00pm 

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Kids Kilometre

When: Saturday 28 May 2022, 11am
Where: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh
Who: 3 - 6 years (kids take part with their parents)
Distance: 1 kilometre

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