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Edinburgh - Holyrood 5k 2019

Race for Life 5k

Edinburgh - Holyrood 5k
Sunday 23 Jun 2019

£14.99 Adults

Race for Life

This is a 5k for everyone. This is thousands of people uniting with one purpose - to raise valuable funds for life-saving research.

Key Information

Date: Sunday 23 Jun 2019

Time: 11:00

Young Adults: £14.99
Children: £10.00
Adults: £14.99
Under 6 entry (Girls and boys): free and no registration needed

Venue: Holyrood Park, Queens Drive, Edinburgh, EH8 8HG View map

Distance: 5k

Course information

The Edinburgh Holyrood course is set in the amazing grounds of the Royal Park in the centre of Edinburgh. The route starts and finishes on the field adjacent to Holyrood Palace and runs around Arthur's Seat, taking in the beautiful views across Edinburgh. This event is mainly on footpaths and has one large incline.

Meeting point

The start is on the open grass area next to Holyrood Palace, adjacent to Queen's Drive. Please arrive 1 hour before start time.

There are no car parks near the event area. Please use the city centre car parks and allow plenty of time before the start. 

The drop-off point is outside the Parliament Building on Horse Wynd.


Dogs allowed
Suitable for pushchairs
Wheelchair accessible
No bag drop
No showers
No parking

The course is wheelchair accessible however please note there is a steep incline on the route that may require some assistance. 

Supporter / spectator access

Don’t forget to bring your friends and family along to support you at this historic venue. They can enjoy the family stalls on the day as well as cheer you on around this wonderful venue.

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