Edinburgh Marathon 2012 - Charity Places

Edinburgh Marathon 2012 - Charity Places

 Edinburgh Marathon 2012 Charity Places

 The 2012 Edinburgh Marathon will takes place on Sunday 27th May. This year will see a record number of runners taking part in this increasingly popular marathon around the picturesque streets of the Scottish capital. The marathon course is widely recognised as being the UK's fastest and the stunning castle views and great race (and post-race) atmosphere make this a "must do" event.

Here's a list of our charity partners who have charity places for the 2012 Edinburgh Marathon:

 Cancer Research UK

Join Cancer Research UK in the 2012 Edinburgh Marathon and become part of a unique team dedicated to detecting and beating cancer. To join us and guarantee your place on the start line, call 0871 641 2403 or click here for more information.


Join our team for the 2012 Edinburgh Marathon and benefit from our legendary support package including training days, socials and cheer points on the day. Visit Edinburgh Marathon for Whizz-Kidz or call 0207 233 9696 now.


Join Team UNICEF at the Edinburgh Marathon and challenge yourself for children everywhere! By being a part of our team you'll receive fantastic support with your training and fundraising and your own UNICEF running top. To join Team UNICEF email marathon@unicef.org.uk, call 0844 801 2414 or visit our website

 Epilepsy Society

Join Epilepsy Society’s fantastic team of runners and take part in the Edinburgh Marathon for us in 2012. We will be with you every step of the way, with a full fundraising pack, training plans and a t-shirt to wear on the day. We are a small charity but aim high, and we would love to have you run as part of our team. To run for us contact Bex at fundraising@epilepsysociety.org.uk or on 01494 601358.


Join our Edinburgh Marathon team and help save babies’ lives. With your help we can fund more research into the causes and prevention of miscarriage, premature birth and stillbirth. We’ll support you every inch of the way with a dedicated Tommy’s contact, fundraising materials, running vest, heaps of enthusiasm and much more! To join our team register through our website or contact Devina on dganas@tommys.org or 0207 398 3453. We would love to have you onboard!

 Leukaemia CARE

If running a marathon is your target for 2012 then the Edinburgh Marathon is the event for you. With running and nutritional tips and much more, Leukaemia CARE is the best team to be part of! Plus you will get to make a difference to those affected by a blood or lymphatic cancer.



Do something amazing for children by joining NSPCC Events Team in the 2012 Edinburgh Marathon. We are inspired by a belief that we can make a difference for all children, that's why we aim to end cruelty to children in the UK. To help make this a reality and to secure a place please click here, email us at gorunning@nspcc.org.uk or call 020 7825 2621.


 Macmillan Cancer Support

Join Team Macmillan and make a real difference to the lives of people living with cancer. To find out more about our guaranteed places for the 2012 Edinburgh Marathon and how to join the team visit www.macmillan.org.uk/edinburghmarathon or email edinburghmarathon@macmillan.org.uk


 Asthma UK

Join the Asthma UK team and help us in the fight against asthma. Asthma UK is the charity dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the 5.4 million people in the UK whose lives are affected by asthma. For more information email bboertien@asthma.org.uk, call 0800 121 62 55 or visit our website.


Edinburgh Marathon boasts the fastest course in the UK, so why not smash your personal best in 2012? Run for Team CHILDREN 1ST and make a difference to the lives of Scotland's most vulnerable children and young people. Contact the Events Team on 0131 319 8068 or at running@children1st.org.uk, or visit our website for more information.