This flat and scenic route throughout the historic streets of Edinburgh sets you off to a great start, with an overall elevation drop of 50 meters you will be hard pushed to find a faster route.
With historic landmarks and picturesque fishing villages it’s no wonder this event is raked so high among runners.
How do I join Team A?
You can join Arthritis Research UK’s very own Team A for the Edinburgh Marathon by clicking on the 'Join Team A' button below, select I would like a guaranteed charity place then complete our online form. There's a £25 registration fee and a £500.00 minimum sponsorship target. Once you have completed this form, one of the Events Team will be in touch to finalise your registration.
If you already have your own place for the Edinburgh Marathon, but would like to join Team A Click, on the 'Join Team A' button below, select 'I already have a place' then complete our short online registration form. Once this is completed one of the Events Team will be in touch to officially welcome you to the team and get you started.
What do I get?
All our Team A Runners receive:
an official welcome pack, including our Guide to Fundraising with tips and advice to help raise vital funds for Arthritis Research UK, sponsorship forms and posters to help promote your fundraising
top training, nutritional and health advice to make sure you’re ready for the big day
an official Arthritis Research UK orange running vest to wear on the big day with letters to spell out your name
support from the Arthritis Research UK events team before, during and after your challenge
access to our Edinburgh Marathon Facebook group where you can share training tips and fundraising advice with your team mates before the big day
What else do I need to know?
be 18 years or older to take part in this event
be able to complete this event in 6.5 hours
receive a wicking technical finishers t-shirt, accurate chip timing, training plan and a medal
transfer your charity place from one event to another
give your place to someone else if you are unable to take part