Edinburgh Marathon - Edinburgh Running Festival 2025

Come and be part of Scotland's BIGGEST running festival!

This ever-growing festival of running is now a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Starting in Edinburgh, the course heads out through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience.

The full weekend of events attracts around 30,000 runners, with thousands more lining the course to support. There are 9 races on offer over two days including the marathon, half marathon, team relay, 10k, 5k and junior races. There really is something for everyone, so why not make the most of the Bank Holiday weekend.

How we can support you

We'll be here with you all the way! As a BTF fundraiser, we'll help you to set up a fundraising page on our secure platform. We'll also send you a BTF running vest or T-shirt and lots of tips on how to boost your fundraising. And we can help you promote your fundraiser on social media.

    The difference you will be making

    Register for your place

    Register for the Edinburgh Marathon - Edinburgh Running Festival 2025

    Please note the deadline date for this event is 25 April 2025

    Already got your own place?

    Awesome! We’d love you to join Team BTF!

    There’s no registration fee or minimum sponsorship. Just raise what you can!

    We'd also love to send you a free running vest or T-shirt*, as well as details of how we can support you.

    Please get in touch

    *If you are doing this challenge as a group, we will supply free T-shirts for up to two participants. Additional BTF T-shirts can be purchased from our online shop