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  • 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.

  • It Takes Two, Baby!

    17 Feb 2014

    The 2014 Edinburgh Marathon Festival Relay Race will include a two-person option for the first time!

  • EMF Offering Free Workshop

    16 Oct 2013

    Organisers of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival are holding a free workshop on October 24 at Meadowbank Sports Centre to inspire people to sign up for the event on 24 and 25 May

  • EMF Teams Up With Homecoming Scotland

    9 Aug 2013

    Organisers of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival are teaming up with Homecoming Scotland to play a key part in a one-year programme of events and activities designed to showcase all that is great about Scotland.

  • You Relay Got Me

    24 Jul 2013

    Now is your chance to sign up for the Hairy Haggis Team Relay on Sunday 25 May 2014.

  • Entries Open For Edinburgh 2014

    28 May 2013

    Entries are now open for the 2014 Edinburgh Marathon Festival on 24 and 25 May next year.

  • Mackie Edinburgh 10K Hero Again

    26 May 2013

    Bryan Mackie was the star of Day 1 of the 2013 Edinburgh Marathon Festival winning the 10k event for a third successive year in a record time of 33:53.