Edinburgh Marathon Festival


27 May 2017

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Every journey begins with a single step

Whatever your distance the Edinburgh Marathon Festival has an event for you. Featuring a 5k, 10k, half marathon and marathon, as well a junior events, this really is the ultimate festival of running. The routes all take in Edinburgh’s many iconic sites, including the beautiful Holyrood Park.

Looking for a place?

Registration  £16.50 5k / £26.50 10k / £33.50 half marathon / £55.50 marathon

Fundraising target £150 5k / £250 10k / £350 half marathon / £500 marathon

Entries for the Edinburgh Marathon Festival are now available on the event website and once you have signed up for a place you can let us know that you’d like to join TeamPoppyFactory.

If you have any questions about the event, or about joining TeamPoppyFactory, then email events@poppyfactory.org or call 020 8940 3305

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Already got a place?

If you have your own place in any of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival events then we’d love to welcome you to TeamPoppyFactory! You’ll get all of the same benefits as any of our event participants and all we ask is that you raise as much as you can to help support disabled veterans back into meaningful employment.

If you have already secured your own place and would like to join TeamPoppyFactory then please get in touch by emailing events@poppyfactory.org.

Why should I join TeamPoppyFactory?

The Poppy Factory is the country’s leading employment charity for veterans with health conditions or impairments. We provide bespoke opportunities and ongoing employment support for hundreds of disabled veterans around the country.

Sign up to join TeamPoppyFactory and you’ll be helping us to support disabled veterans into meaningful, rewarding and sustainable employment. Having valiantly served their country, we think they deserve it.

From training tips to fundraising ideas we’ll be on hand to support TeamPoppyFactory every step of the way. When you first sign up you’ll receive your very own fundraising support pack, as well as regular communications and support from the team to get you ready for your challenge and help you make the most of your experience!


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