Alzheimer Scotland is the leading dementia organisation in Scotland.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2018

Saturday 26 May 2018 - Sunday 27 May 2018
Got your own place?
Click here to get your fundraising pack

At the Edinburgh Marathon Festival, there’s an event for everyone. Whether you’re looking to take on the challenge of a Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k or 5k – or if you’d prefer to share the distance in the Hairy Haggis Relay – we’d love to have you to join #teamalzscot.

DSC02230The course is fast, it’s flat, and makes for a perfect route, whether it’s your first time at the distance or you’re looking for a new personal best.

With over seven running events to choose from, there is something for all ages and abilities!  To register please click on the race below, which will take you through to our online registration process.

Saturday 26 May

Junior Races

  • 1.5K (6-8 years) – £5 registration fee
  • 2K (9-12 years) – £5 registration fee
  • Fundraising target - £30

5K race

  • 5K (11 years +) – £8 registration fee
  • Fundraising target – £100

10K Race

  • Registration fee – £15
  • Fundraising target – £150
  • Minimum age 15 years +

Sunday 27 May

EMF Half Marathon

  • Registration fee – £20
  • Fundraising target – £300
  • Minimum age 17 years +

Edinburgh Marathon

  • Registration fee – £30
  • Fundraising target – £500

Hairy Haggis Team Relay

  • Leg 1: 8.3miles, Leg 2: 5.5miles, Leg 3: 8miles, Leg 4: 4.4miles
  • Registration fee – £60 per team
  • Fundraising target – £600
  • Minimum age 15 years +

Already secured your place? Join #TeamAlzScot

If you have got your own place or are signing up to this event and would like to raise money for Alzheimer Scotland, let us know by phone on 0131 243 1453 or email and we can send you a fundraising pack!

IMG 0056For any questions regarding race details including routes, times and directions please visit the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website


Dementia Scotland Limited (Registered company no. SC296817) is a trading subsidiary of Alzheimer Scotland – Action on Dementia (Registered charity no. SC022315) to which it donates all of its profits. Dementia Scotland Limited - Registered office: 160 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1DQ.

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