Distance: 13.1 Miles | Registration Fee: £30 | Fundraising Target: £300

The Edinburgh Half Marathon, is one of many events that is apart of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Weekend which attracts around 30,000 runners annually with thousands of cheering supporters on the side-line. 

This surprisingly flat course takes in the historic landmarks of Edinburgh as well as offering picturesque views along the East Lothian coastline – it’s perfect for runners chasing a personal best.

Every mile you run and every penny you raise will help us in rebuilding lives together.

Why Child Bereavement UK?

Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. We aim to ensure the accessibility of high quality child bereavement support and information to all families and professionals by increasing our reach; plugging the gaps that exist in bereavement support and training across the country; and embedding standards in the sector.

When you fundraise for us, you’ll receive:

  • a welcome email & fundraising pack from our events team
  • a CBUK running vest to wear on the day with iron on letters
  • support from our dedicated fundraising & events team to achieve your target
  • e-newsletters updating you with news throughout the charity
  • access to our online Facebook group, where other fundraisers share training and fundraising advice

Want to purchase a charity space?

Want the opportunity to partake in the 2020 Edinburgh Marathon Marathon Event by registering for one of our charity spaces? Sign up now and register to run for Child Bereavement UK and help us support bereaved families and children across the UK.

Got your own space?

Received a space in this years Edinburgh Half Marathon Event? We would love for you to join our team this year and support Child Bereavement UK rebuild lives! There’s no minimum sponsorship, all we ask is you raise as much as you can & still receive the same support from our dedicated fundraising team!

Own Place Form

If you have any questions about the event, please don’t hesitate to contact our fundraising team on [email protected] or give us a call on 01494 569049