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  • EMF Teams Up With Nuffield Health

    27 Jan 2016

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival has teamed up with leading health and well-being organisation Nuffield Health.

  • Edinburgh Seventh Heaven For Paul

    24 Dec 2015

    Paul Brown will attempt a 2016 running challenge that will see him take on seven marathons in seven days.

  • Edinburgh Marathon Scoops Thistle Award

    18 Nov 2015

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival has been awarded Best Sporting event for its region in the Scottish Thistle Awards regional finals.

  • Lucky 13 For Edinburgh Marathon

    29 May 2015

    Edinburgh Marathon celebrates its 13th anniversary this weekend

  • Hairy Haggis Turns Cannibal?

    30 Apr 2015

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival mascot, Mr Hairy Haggis, visited the Macsween Haggis production kitchen last week to celebrate Macsween becoming a corporate running partner of the event.

  • Way To Run Edinburgh

    24 Apr 2015

    Glasgow 2014 star, Steve Way, will be looking to kick-start his spring racing by competing at Edinburgh Marathon

  • Barman Pulling For Cancer Patients

    3 Jan 2015

    Cancer survivor Richard McSloy will be running in his first half marathon at Edinburgh Marathon Festival (EMF) to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

  • EMF Offering Free Workshops

    14 Oct 2014

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival will be holding free workshops in Edinburgh and Glasgow to help runners prepare for the event on 30/31 May.

  • EMF Race Director Says We Got It Wrong

    2 Jun 2014

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival has reversed an earlier decision and is now publishing all runners races times at their 2014 events.

  • Entries Open For EMF 2015

    29 May 2014

    Discounted places are now available for EMF 2014 on Saturday 30 May and Sunday 31 May.

  • Young Guns Shoot To the Top In Edinburgh

    29 May 2014

    Hundreds of youngster took part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival junior races on Saturday (24 May).

  • Romance And Determination At Edinburgh Marathon Festival

    25 May 2014

    30,000 elite, recreational, charity and junior runners enjoyed the drama and excitement of the 2014 Edinburgh Marathon Festival.

  • Kenyan 1-2-3 At Edinburgh

    25 May 2014

    Kenyan athletes filled the podium places at the 2014 Edinburgh Marathon with David Toniok the winner in 2:15:33 just outside of the course record. Fastest female was Ukranian Kateryna Stetsenko.

  • Commonwealth Spirit At Marathon Festival

    25 May 2014

    There was a Commonwealth flavour on day 1 of the 2014 Edinburgh Marathon Festival with Australian Harry Summers winning the 10k and Canadian Lewis Kent first in the 5k. Japanese-born was first woman in the 10k Mizumi Inagaki and Robyn Maxtone fastest fem

  • Commonwealth Hopefuls Ready For Edinburgh

    21 May 2014

    Several Commonwealth Games athletes will be using this weekend's Edinburgh Marathon Festival as preparation for the Games in Glasgow.

  • Honeymooners Set For Edinburgh Marathon

    16 May 2014

    A married couple will be running at Edinburgh Marathon on 25 May as part of their honeymoon.

  • David Aiming To Smash Edinburgh Record

    13 May 2014

    David Toniok of Kenya will go into this year’s Edinburgh Marathon aiming to break the race’s current course record of 2:15:26.

  • Edinburgh Whizzkids Claim Gold

    2 Apr 2014

    Pupils at George Watson’s College in Edinburgh, celebrated this week after it was revealed their team scooped gold in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival junior schools competition.

  • Still Time For A Half

    28 Mar 2014

    Those considering entering this year’s Edinburgh Half Marathon on 25 May are being advised to act now with organisers receiving entries at ‘unprecedented volumes’.

  • EMF Half Right On Schedule

    4 Mar 2014

    Following the cancellation of the Edinburgh Rock 'n' Roll Half, organisers of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Half Marathon were quick to express sadness about the news, while reassuring entrants to the EMF Half that their event was running to schedule.