2018 Edinburgh Big Fun Run

Enter today and join in the fun when the Big Fun Run Edinburgh returns on July 29th to Holyrood Park!

2018 Edinburgh Big Fun Run

About 2018 Edinburgh Big Fun Run

Be an Edinburgh Big Fun Runner in 2018!

Big Fun Run is a 5k untimed run strictly for FUN where it’s all about relaxed exercise. There’s no times, no pressure, no sweat - just some easy moves and lots of laughs.

The Big Fun Run series isn’t about Olympic level athletes charging about in record times, it’s about mums with prams, dad’s with toddlers, groups gathered together perhaps with some fancy dress thrown in, to make a fantastic fun mix. Are you getting a picture of something a little bit different? There really is something for everyone at a Big Fun Run!

The runs are suitable for all the family where you can achieve something great together whilst accomplishing your own personal goals; whether you are raising money for a worthwhile case close to your heart, remembering a loved one or simply keeping active.

Enter today and join in the fun!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for 2018 Edinburgh Big Fun Run are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Arthur’s Secrets

21st August 2018
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

22nd August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
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Go Bats!

25th August 2018
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Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

28th August 2018
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

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