Compassion Challenges -

Edinburgh Marathon - May 2022

Challenge Information

Come and take part in the UK's 2nd largest marathon!

Fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London. 

This ever-growing festival of running is now a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Starting on Potterrow in the grounds of one of the oldest Universities in the world, this incredible city centre start takes you through the very heart of Edinburgh.

DATE: 29th May 2022

DISTANCE: 26.2 miles

LOCATION: Edinburgh

FUNDRAISING TARGET: Either £800, 2 children sponsored or a combination of both

FREE: Compassion Challenges running top and plenty of encouragement, fundraising tips and a finishers medal.

(Photo Credit - Reuben Tabner)


Fantastic experience at the Edinburgh marathon today. Beautiful scenery and wonderful crowds! Well worth the early start!

Carol Glasgow

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