Dress up in your festive best for this Christmas running festival through Edinburgh. Runners new and experienced, young and old will enjoy these picturesque races around Inverleith Park. Come for the festive costumes and browse the numerous stalls after the race.
"Little muddy track for 0.5 k but a fairly flat route and nice atmosphere!..."
"I think it all went to plan and wouldn't change it at all...."
"It was primarily running on sidewalks which can get narrow with a lot of people..."
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How to enter the Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run
- Run 10km
- Run 5km
- Run 1km
- Run 5km
Frequently Asked Questions
At what time does the Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run start?
The 5k run starts at 9.30am and the 10k run at 11am
Is the Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run family-friendly?
Absolutely. There are various catering facilities and a Santa's Grotto to keep everyone entertained!
Where can I find results for the Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run?
Head to https://greatscottishevents.org.uk/results/ to view your results post race.
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Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run weather forecast
Light rain until evening.
High chance of rain
Moderate wind possible, up to 23mph
Meet the organizer
Great Scottish Events is the UK’s original adventure challenge company. We’re here to help organisations stage exciting, demanding and professional fundraising events, with participant satisfaction guaranteed. And it’s all about the fundraising, all of our events have a primary purpose of raising as much money as possible for the event charity. Over the years we have assisted charities raise more than £12 Million for their own good causes!
Edinburgh Christmas 10K & 5K Run reviews (5)
4.7 out of 5 stars
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