Be a part of Scotland's biggest running festival and run the Edinburgh 5K

Edinburgh 5K

When: 25 May 2019

Where: Edinburgh

About: The Edinburgh Marathon Festival 5K is a great start to your running journey and a chance to be part of the biggest running festival in Scotland. 

Starting and finishing near Dynamic Earth, this beautiful scenic route takes you around Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city. 

The route passes St Margaret’s Loch, Arthur’s seat, Dunsapie Loch, Duddingston Loch, the Pentland Hills and continues on downhill and is flat until the finish at Holyrood Gait.

Enjoy the spectacular views and join in the 5k fun for this not to be missed festival.

Registration fee: £35

Minimum sponsorship: Raise as much as you can!



We will support you every step of the way

  • Receive first-class service and support from our dedicated team
  • Get your own personalised branded running vest
  • Have access to a wealth of fundraising support and resources, including regular updates
  • Get expert training and nutritional advice
  • Have the experience of taking on an exciting challenge that will make a difference to children and young people who feel scared, unloved and unable to cope. Because together we can make sure no child feels alone.