ARCHIVED RACE: Edinburgh Marathon Festival @ London Rd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom on 26 May 2013

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Edinburgh Marathon Festival
  • Distance (KMs): 42
  • Distance (Miles): 26.2
  • Date: 26 May 2013
  • Start Time: 09:50
  • Venue: London Road
  • Best Time (Men): 02:15:46
  • Best Time (Women): 02:28:45
  • Organised By: EMF Events Team
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Come and see the historic and majestic city of Edinburgh, home to Edinburgh Castle, Royal Yacht Britannia and Palace of Holyrood House (the official residence of the Queen in Scotland).

Our event offers all runners the chance to achieve a personal best time. With an overall elevation drop of almost 40m the EMF has the fastest legal marathon route in the UK. Average finishing time is almost 12 minutes faster than the old route.

If you want to enter for charity, places are guaranteed with for a minimum fundraising target of £750.

You need to be quick to get your place, entries are on a first-come, first-served basis and have sold out every year since 2008.

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