Scottish Half Marathon

East Lothian
Half marathon

Get your own place now

  1. Sign up at the Scottish Half Marathon website
  2. Get a sponsorship pack from us
  3. Get set and go!

Get a charity place

You can register for a £20 charity place through us when you pledge to raise a minimum of £300 in sponsorship.

Apply here

Or, alternatively, give us a call on 0300 123 5461 and we can register you over the phone.

Got a place already?

Request your sponsorship pack and join our team.

Help out on the day

Join our dedicated events team to support our participants on the day.

Join Cancer Research UK at the Scottish Half Marathon in East Lothian. 

Set on a flat and fast course in and around East Lothian, this half marathon has huge PB potential, and with 4,000 runners due to take part, a great atmosphere is guaranteed!

Starting at 11:00am just outside Edinburgh the route takes in everything that is great about this magnificent cost from the East Lothian Golf Coast to the Musselburgh Race Course.

Sooner or later we will beat cancer, help us make it sooner.

Race day information

On the day we will be out on the course ready and waiting to scream your name, so make sure you keep an eye out as you run the course. After you have finished make sure you join us at our post race reception, held at Rockavon Bar at Musselburgh Race Course, where we can congratulate you personally.

Any questions? Click here to read our most frequently asked questions, which should provide you with all the information you need. Or, you can contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461.

Did you know...

Cancer Research UK ran some of the very earliest studies of major cancer drugs such as temozolomide (Temodal) for brain tumours and cisplatin, which now helps to cure more than nine out of 10 men with testicular cancer.

Support for you

Training plans and advice

We've teamed up with the experts to give you the very best training support and advice for your event.

Get a cheering pack

Our pack includes a banner, clapper boards, cheering sticks, balloons, tattoos and running sacks. To get yours, email supporter.services@cancer.org.uk or call 0300 123 5461.

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