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Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Edinburgh marathon

Date: 28-29 May 2016

Location: Edinburgh

Minimum sponsorship: Marathon: £500; Team relay: £500; Half marathon: £250; 10k: £150, 5k: £50.

Take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival for Christian Aid, a selection of exciting races in Scotland’s capital.

With a flat and fast route, this is the UK’s fastest marathon route, and with stunning views, and fresh, crisp clean air this is a running festival not to be missed.

With six races to choose from there is something for all abilities, so if you don’t feel up to running a full marathon, then why not enter the team relay, half marathon, 10k or 5k?

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If you have your own place in the event and would like to join the Christian Aid team, please let us know.  

Each member of our fantastic team will receive:

  • A runner sponsorship pack containing all your fundraising, awareness and training advice

  • Personalised support from the Events Fundraising Team including telephone calls and regular e-newsletters

  • A Christian Aid running vest

  • Personal training and fitness advice from experts

  • Plenty of encouragement, enthusiasm and smiles throughout your challenge.

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