Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge 2021

Event details

Start Date: 1st Jul 2021

End Date: 31st Dec 2021

Street Address: Virtual Event

Country: Run anywhere, at any time!

Sprint into summer with a fitness challenge and be part of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge to support Prostate Scotland!

  • Are you looking for a new fitness challenge?
  • Have you taken up running recently and want to keep your running routine going?
  • Are you a keen runner, and missed your usual races last year?

If so, we have the perfect challenge for you to work towards!  Why not take up the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge and fundraise in aid of our work?  The EMF team have set up these fantastic virtual events while large scale running events are on hold.

You can complete your event at any time until 31 December 2021.  Read the EMF Virtual Running Guide for some handy tips!

The key requirement is that you must follow Scottish Government and NHS guidelines on staying safe and on exercise and social distancing

Enter now at Virtual Edinburgh Marathon or you can request a free charity place by filling in the form below.

Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge entrants will receive the following:

  • Downloadable training plans
  • Personalised Event Number
  • Personalised Event Information Pack, to help you prepare for your challenge
  • Downloadable audio countdown to kick start your challenge in style
  • Prostate Scotland running shirt or vest

And upon completion you will receive the following:

  • A finisher’s medal to mark your fantastic achievement!
  • EMF Wicking finisher’s t-shirt
  • Finisher presentation pack
  • Personalised finisher certificate
  • Prostate Scotland Certificate of Appreciation
  • Plus, you will be added to EMF 2021 Virtual Challenge finisher listing

You can also connect your JustGiving fundraising page to the fitness app Strava to keep you motivated and keep your family and friends updated on your progress.

Please do get in touch if we can help any further, either at info@prostatescotland.org.uk or on 0131 603 8664.  Our Supporter Care team is currently working remotely and we are on hand to help with any queries.

Looking for a place in other running events?  We have places in:

I would like to register for a free place in this event

  • Personal details:
  • Please select the type of clothing you would like us to send you:
  • Please select your size of clothing:
    I declare I will be 18 years or over on the day of the event. I accept that Prostate Scotland will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, costs, expenses, which may arise in consequence of my organisation of and participation in the events and that the event is not the responsibility of Prostate Scotland and will ensure that it is not described as on behalf of the charity. I shall do nothing that brings the name of Prostate Scotland into disrepute and not make any public statements on behalf of the charity. Any reference that I make to Prostate Scotland will ensure that I state that I am raising funds in aid of Prostate Scotland. I undertake not to collect funds in the street in aid of Prostate Scotland without obtaining a local authority licence. I also hereby give Prostate Scotland my permission to use my name and photographic likeness for promotional purposes for the charity. If I am cycling in aid of Prostate Scotland I understand that Prostate Scotland expects me to wear a helmet for my own health and safety

Registration form

If you already have a place in this event and would like to take part in aid of Prostate Scotland, please fill out the form below.
  • Please select the type of clothing you would like us to send you:
  • Please select your size of clothing:
    Prostate Scotland does not share its supporters data with third parties or inundate them with fundraising requests. Selecting YES now will assist us to address prostate disease issues now and in the future
    I declare I will be 18 years or over on the day of the event. I accept that Prostate Scotland will not be liable for any loss, damage, action, claim, costs, expenses, which may arise in consequence of my organisation of and participation in the events and that the event is not the responsibility of Prostate Scotland and will ensure that it is not described as on behalf of the charity. I shall do nothing that brings the name of Prostate Scotland into disrepute and not make any public statements on behalf of the charity. Any reference that I make to Prostate Scotland will ensure that I state that I am raising funds in aid of Prostate Scotland. I undertake not to collect funds in the street in aid of Prostate Scotland without obtaining a local authority licence. I also hereby give Prostate Scotland my permission to use my name and photographic likeness for promotional purposes for the charity. If I am cycling in aid of Prostate Scotland I understand that Prostate Scotland expects me to wear a helmet for my own health and safety.