The EMF Junior events are part of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival and take place the day before the full marathon, on Saturday 29 May 2021.

All EMF Junior events take place in Holyrood Park:

EMF Junior 5k – For ages 11 to 18.

EMF Junior 2k – For ages 9 to 10.

EMF Junior 1.5km – For ages 6 to 8.

EMF Kids Kilometre – For ages 3 to 6.

Join Team Stroke

We have guaranteed places for all the junior events and we would love if you joined our team. We ask all runners with a charity place to pay a registration fee of £5 and aim to raise a minimum of £50 in sponsorship. To secure your charity place, please register on the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website and then fill out the form at the bottom of this page to pay the registration fee.

All our runners will receive:

  • A Stroke Association running vest.
  • Full fundraising support.
  • Our everlasting thanks.

Own place

If you already have your own place but wish to join Team Stroke, please fill in the form at the bottom of the page. There's no registration fee.

Get in touch

For more information, please email or call 0300 330 0740. For more information about the Junior Events, please visit the Edinburgh Marathon Festival website.

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