Elite, Top Club, Good4Age

elite, top club, good4age
The Edinburgh Marathon Festival supports the dedication and committment of elite athletes competing in the Edinburgh Marathon.
We are a proud member of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS). The Edinburgh Marathon Festival can be viewed along with all other AIMS associated races on the AIMS event calendar at the following link: 
Elite and Top Club entries are currently closed.
2. GOOD4AGE - NB Good For Age entries are now closed for the 2015 event.
If you have run a marathon after the 1st January 2014 that meets the criteria below then you can apply for a ‘Good for Age’ entry. This is a reduced price entry costing £52.54 for the full marathon and £29.57 for the half marathon. To be considered for a Good For Age entry, please contact us before 5pm on Tuesday 5th May 2015. You must be within the time limit to get a Good For Age entry, please don't contact us if you are not fully within the time limit as we will reject your application.  If you have not run a marathon previously you can use the half marathon good for age criteria. The time criteria for Good For Age runners is shown below.
Men TIME Women  TIME
Age 18 - 40 sub 3.05 Age 18 - 49 sub 3.30
Age 41 - 59 sub 3.15 Age 50 - 54 sub 4.00
Age 60 - 64 sub 3.30 Age 55 - 59 sub 4.15
Age 65 - 69 sub 4.00 Age 60 - 64 sub 4.30
Age 70+ sub 5.00 Age 65 - 69 sub 5.30
    Age 70+ sub 6.30
How do I apply for a good for age entry?
Please contact us with your date of birth and proof of your performance. You should receive a reply from us within 7 working days. If your entry is accepted, we will email you an entry password which you should use during the registration process. NB Good For Age entries are now closed for the 2015 event.
Click here for half marathon good for age places.