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Throughout the UK and abroad there’s lots of amazing fundraising events you can take part in, to raise money for St Columba’s Hospice. 

If you are looking to take part in an event in aid of St Columba’s Hospice, you’ve come to the right place! Every year lots of people take part in events to raise funds for us, from marathons to abseils, night time bike rides to tough mudders – people do all sorts of exciting things to support the Hospice. If you choose to take part in an event in aid of St Columba’s Hospice, you are helping us to deliver our specialist care and support now and for generations to come. Thank you! 

Take part in an event in aid of St Columba’s Hospice, here’s a few to choose from…

Edinburgh Marathon Festival

23-24 May 2020


Are you thinking of taking part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival? Why not run for St Columba’s Hospice? Fast and flat, the Edinburgh race routes for the 5K, 10K, half marathon and full marathon were voted the fastest routes in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first time or for running a new personal best. Find out more and sign up here.

Forth Bridge Abseil
Sunday 10 May 2020
South Queensferry

Take part in a unique and thrilling fundraising challenge by abseiling 165ft from the iconic Forth Bridge onto the beach below. The Forth Bridge Abseil is a real adrenaline rush for the daring and the ultimate challenge for the rest of us! No previous experience is necessary to take part and no training is required!  Register your interest for taking part in this fantastic event – email us today.

The Edinburgh Kiltwalk
Sunday 13 September 

The Kiltwalk is a fabulous fundraising event which hundreds of people take part in. You can now take part in the Kiltwalk and raise money for the Hospice! Find out more and sign up today.

Scottish Half Marathon
Sunday 20 September

The Scottish Half Marathon route is flat & rapid – if you want to set a personal best for a half marathon or 10K, then this is the event for you. Starting conveniently just outside Edinburgh, you run along the magnificent East Lothian Golf Coast before finishing in the final furlong at Musselburgh Racecourse.

Click here to see the fundraising events organised by St Columba’s Hospice.

Click here to see how you can organise your own fundraising event