This is a fabulous running event through the city. This course was voted the fastest marathon in UK in 2008 and is great if it's your first one or if you are looking for a personal best!
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Below are the top three aspects of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival (5k & 10k), as determined by athlete reviews.View full breakdown
The EMF 10k presents quite the challenge for anyone wanting to take on a shorter route. The race starts and ends in the shadow of Arthur's Seat and after a relatively easy stretch it's not long before you have your first big, long and steady, climb round Arthur's Seat itself. Wat...Read full review
EMF is the flagship event in Edinburgh but it's unfortunate GSI (organisers) are only worried about the money. Run this event a few times and they have run out of medals/goody bags before the final runner and the finishers tshirt is generic i.e. doen't have the distance you...Read full review
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