City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


Outdoor Pursuits Show

Scotland’s first ever consumer show devoted to great outdoors organised by the Scotsman with partners such as Rat Race Adventure Sports, Savage Skills and Sno!zone. Everything from cycling and offroading to snow and rock, from the simple joys of camping and walking to water sports and beyond.

Urbanathlon 10K Race with a Twist

Urbanathlon Edinburgh is back for the third year!

Arthur's Seat Festival Lightshow Secures Funding

Speed of Light, created by public art organisation NVA, is today confirmed as being funded by Legacy Trust UK, an independent charity set up to create a cultural legacy from the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games across the UK.

Edinburgh Half Marathon

The 13.3 mile race is unchanged from last year in 2011, starting from Meadowbank Stadium, heading to the coast at Portobello and finishing at Musselburgh Racecourse.

One O'Clock Run

A thousand runners will blow the cob webs out with this gentle run down the Royal Mile starting from the Castle Esplanade (with a shot from the one o'clock gun), down the city’s Royal Mile, p

First Scottish Kilomathon

Join Scotland's first kilomathon of 26.2 Kilometres (16.3 miles) and help raise vital funds for Meningitis Research Foundation (MRF).

Chris Hoy Edinburgh Half Marathon

From a race track beginning inside Meadowbank Stadium, the route takes runners out of the City to the Firth of Forth coast at Portobello before heading southwards along the coastline to a grandstan

2008 Edinburgh Marathon FAQ

Did you know that this year's Edinburgh Marathon is going to be the biggest yet with entries doubling on last year from 5,770 to 13,558?