Virtual Edinburgh Marathon Festival

29-30/05/2021

Virtual Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Join us

Join in Scotland’s biggest virtual running festival and support people living with cancer.

How to enter?

We would love you to join Team Macmillan as the Official Charity for the Virtual Edinburgh Marathon Festival! From the full 26.2 marathon miles to junior distances, there is truly something for everyone. There are two ways to get yourself signed up:

Secure a free charity entry!

Entry is free, but we ask that you raise as much as you can to support people living with cancer. To sign up for a charity please click here.

Use your own place

If you have bought a place in the virtual race already and would like to run for Macmillan, click here.

Why should I join Team Macmillan?

Whichever way you choose to join Team Macmillan, we’ll support you every step of the way with:

  • Our fundraising pack, access to our online training zone and loads of fundraising tips and tricks.
  • Your free Team Macmillan technical running vest or t-shirt, plus iron on letters to customise your kit.
  • Regular e-newsletters to keep you up to date with Macmillan's news and activities.
  • Most importantly we'll provide you with a reason to keep going, because you'll know that you're helping improve the lives of people living with cancer in the UK today.

For full terms & conditions click here.

If you have any questions, email us at running@macmillan.org.uk or call on 0300 100 0200.

"They made me feel like a celebrity!"

Natalie, Team Macmillan

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Organise your own event

Get your plans rolling. We've got advice, support, materials and fundraisers who'd love to help you create a great event.

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Go your own way

If you would like to take on a challenge for Macmillan which isn't in our listed events, no problem! Tell us which one you're doing and we'll send you a fundraising pack.

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Help with fundraising

From fundraising resources and ideas to online fundraising tips and information about paying in your donations. We'll help you raise as much as possible for Macmillan.

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Training Zone

Find training, nutrition and kit advice for whichever type of event you are doing.