Edinburgh Marathon Festival

When: Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May 2024
Where: Edinburgh
Registration Fee: Various
Fundraising Target: Various
Smile Train runner

Are you ready for an unforgettable running experience? Lace up your running shoes and prepare to make a difference at the Edinburgh Marathon Festival! This incredible event is your chance to run for a cause, support children in need, and be part of something truly extraordinary.

Why Run with Team EMPOWER for Smile Train? By joining Team EMPOWER, you're not just participating in a race; you're transforming lives. Smile Train is a global children's charity that empowers local medical professionals to provide life-changing cleft treatment to children in need. With your support, we can change the world one smile at a time.

Team EMPOWER Support: As a member of Team EMPOWER, you won't be running alone. We've got your back every step of the way:

  1. Smile Train Fundraising Pack: Kick-start your fundraising journey with our comprehensive pack, filled with tips, resources, and creative ideas to help you reach your goal.

  2. Team EMPOWER Running Vest: Look the part and proudly wear our exclusive Team EMPOWER running vest, showing the world your support to Smile Train.

  3. Regular Emails: Receive regular guidance, event updates, and fundraising advice delivered straight to your inbox, ensuring you're always on track.

  4. Online Training Hub: Access our online training hub packed with training plans, nutritional tips, and expert advice to help you prepare for race day.

  5. Share Your Story: We'll help you spread the word about your incredible fundraising journey. Get the opportunity to share your story with local and national press to inspire others.

  6. Certificate of Appreciation: After you've crossed the finish line and made an impact, we'll send you a certificate to display your achievement and commitment to Smile Train.


Charity Place

Charity places in the Edinburgh Marathon have now sold out.

Own Place

If you have secured your own place in the event you can join Team EMPOWER and raise as much money as possible to help provide free cleft treatment around the world.

If you have any questions regarding the event or fundraising for Smile Train, please contact us by emailing ukinfo@smiletrain.org or calling 0300 124 5205.