Edinburgh Marathon Festival – Half and Full Marathon

Edinburgh Marathon Festival – Half and Full Marathon

EMF 2020 takes place on May Bank Holiday Weekend – 23/24 May 2020 with a variety of races available.

The EMF Half Marathon: Fast & flat, the Edinburgh Half Marathon follows the marathon course which was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first half marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Half Marathon has sold out every year since 2012 and is one of the largest half marathons in the UK.

Date: 24th May 2020

 Start time: 9am

Age: 17 years and over

Fundraising Target: £400

Entry Deadline: 20th May 2020

 

The EMF Marathon is fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London.

Date: 24th May 2020

Start time: 10am

Age: 18 years or over

Start: Potterow, EH8 9AL

Finish: Pinkie Playing Fields, EH21 7HA

Fundraising Target: £800

Entry Deadline: 20th May 2020

 

Why PAPYRUS?

Fundraising for PAPYRUS is rewarding and makes a huge difference to young people living with thoughts of suicide – each £5 you raise can help pay for a life-saving call, text or email to HOPELINEUK.

What Happens Next?

Fill out the form *opposite* to be entered into our ballot for a place on The Edinburgh Half Marathon or Marathon race – simply choose which race you would like to take part in from the drop down menu.

Our fundraising team will be in touch with you to let you whether you have been successful or not within two weeks of submitting your ballot.

If you are successful in your ballot entry, you will receive:

  • A welcome email & fundraising toolkit from our friendly fundraising team
  • A sports vest or t shirt to wear on the day
  • Iron on letters to personalize your vest with your name
  • Support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you reach your target

 Already have your own place?

That’s great news – you can still join Team PAPYRUS and raise vital funds for our life-saving services. There’s no minimum sponsorship amount, as you have purchased your own place, we just ask that you raise what you can and help save young lives! Email the team on fundraising@papyrus-uk.org to let the team know, and you will receive a fundraising toolkit, running vest/t shirt and iron on letters.

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Event Date: 24/05/2020

EMF Half/Full Marathon Ballot

Fill out the form below to enter the Edinburgh Marathon Fesitval ballot

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