Edinburgh Half Marathon

Edinburgh Half Marathon
Edinburgh - Scotland
Half marathon

Get a place

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

Get a charity place

You can register for a 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.

Get a sponsorship pack

Already got your place? Join our team and get a sponsorship pack.

Get a sponsorship pack

Join us at the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Half Marathon and help bring forward the day when all cancers are cured.

This fast and flat half marathon follows the  Edinburgh Marathon course and guides you the scenic way round the historic town of Edinburgh, along a beautiful coastal route. Discover the stunning landscapes that Scotland has to offer whilst attempting to beat a personal best. This half marathon is ideal for novices and experienced marathon runners alike, selling out every year since 2012 and being one of the largest half marathons in the UK.

This is one of the biggest running festivals in the UK, so don't miss out, join the Cancer Research UK team right now and help us to beat cancer sooner.

Join the Cancer Research UK community to receive training and fundraising tips, along with much more, by liking our CRUK Challengers Facebook page.

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.



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.

Set up a Cancer Research UK Giving page

Get help with your fundraising