A Sue Ryder runner giving a fundraising volunteer a high five at a cheer point

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2024

Voted the fastest marathon in the UK, enjoy a fantastic all-encompassing route as a part of Team Sue Ryder. Takes in some of Edinburgh’s iconic sights and help us be there when it matters.

Date and time

26 May 2024


Jennifer Halsey

07812 758018

You will run past Scotland's premier dance and opera house, the Festival Theatre, the oldest golf course in the world and the Scottish Parliament building where you can view Arthur's Seat and Salisbury Crags, as well as Holyrood Palace.

Choose your distance

Choose the Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k distance, whichever is perfect for you!

  • Fundraising Target for Marathon: £500
  • Fundraising Target for Half Marathon: £300
  • Fundraising Target for 10k: £200

By joining Team Sue Ryder, your race means more

Every pound that you raise will help us to fill someone's last days with love. Our expert care deals with the pain and the practicalities so that people can focus on what's important: time spent with the people and things that mean the most to them.

Join Team Sue Ryder

Run with Sue Ryder and you’ll receive:

  • A brand new Sue Ryder running vest
  • Top fundraising tips and support from the team
  • Professional training support from our running coaches.
  • Access to our exclusive Team Sue Ryder Facebook group

We’ll be with you every step of the way and want to ensure you have the best possible experience.

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