Two Target Ovarian Cancer fundraisers running and waving

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

Sign up for this hugely popular race with stunning views, and a fast and flat route at Edinburgh's beautiful Holyrood Park. The marathon is the second largest in the UK and has sold out every year since 2008. 

  • 10k – Saturday 28 May 2022
  • Half marathon and marathon – Sunday 29 May 2022

How to join Team Target

Join our team with a charity place. The registration fee and the following minimum sponsorship amounts apply:

  • Marathon: £25 registration fee | £400 minimum sponsorship
  • Half marathon: £15 registration fee | £225 minimum sponsorship
  • 10k: £10 registration fee | £125 minimum sponsorship

Join the team with a charity place

If you already have your own place you can still sign up to join our team. For this option there's no minimum sponsorship, but we hope you'll raise as much as you can.

Join with your own place

What you can expect from us

  • A fundraising guide filled with help, advice and top tips to increase your sponsorship.
  • Support from a member of the fundraising team, to help you every step of the way.
  • Free fundraising materials to help you raise awareness of your challenge and the charity.
  • A Target Ovarian Cancer t-shirt or running top.
  • Access to online training and nutritional plans.
  • Covid-19 updates: we’ll be in touch with any important event updates and safety measures relating to Covid-19. We want to make sure your fundraising with us is as safe as possible, so we recommend exploring our socially distanced fundraising ideas.

We'll offer you the same high level of support whether you join us with a charity place or with your own place.

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