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Entries are OPEN for the FIRST EVER EMF Virtual Challenge! With 9 races on offer, including the marathon, half marathon, team relay, 10k, 5k and junior races, there really is something for everyone!

Your challenge, your rules!

The beauty of a Virtual Challenge is that you can choose how and when you want to do it. The Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge can be completed anytime until Thursday 31st December 2020, which gives plenty of time to train for the challenge and to reach your fundraising target! You might decide to tackle your distance in one go, or over multiple days – you get to choose, it’s your challenge!

Upon completion of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival Virtual Challenge entrants will receive the following:

  • Wicking finisher’s t-shirt
  • Finisher medal & keyring charm
  • Finisher presentation pack
  • Personalised finisher certificate
  • Downloadable training plans
  • Personalised Event Number posted to you
  • Personalised Event Information Pack, to help you prepare for your challenge
  • Downloadable audio countdown to kick start your challenge in style!
  • Added to EMF 2020 Virtual Challenge finisher listing

Sign up for a charity place with us today

We offer charity places in all events, to secure your entry we do ask you to make a minimum fundraising pledge.

EMF Virtual Challenge (all race distances) – pledge to raise a minimum of £165

Find your distance and enter

Contact Us

If you would like more information about charity places please get in touch with the Fundraising Team at, call 0300 1212 333 or fill out the contact form below.

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Edinburgh Marathon Virtual Challenge

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