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About this event

New for 2018, the Ultra Tour of Edinburgh takes you on the ultimate sightseeing tour of Edinburgh and the surrounding hills. The course weaves 55 km through streets, alleyways, onto hills, up crags, past monuments, museums, seats of Royalty, Government and up and down 3000 feet of ascent and descent!

Children with Cancer UK is the official charity partner of the Rat Race Event Series. By joining our team you help to raise money for vital specialist research into childhood cancer that would otherwise go unfunded.

What to expect from Children with Cancer UK

As part of the Children with Cancer UK team you will receive the following support from us;

  • A Fundraising Pack containing lots of fundraising advice
  • Regular emails to provide top tips
  • A Children with Cancer UK T-shirt
Book your place with Rat Race today

Date & Location

  • Edinburgh, Scotland
  • October 21, 2018

Contact Details

Raise £250 and receive a free rat race rucksack!

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Book Your Place

Book your place through the Ultra Tour of Edinburgh website by clicking the button below then come back here to support us.

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Start Your Fundraising

Create a Virgin Money Giving page and raise £250 before the event date and you will receive a free Rat Race Rucksack! (RRP £49.99).

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Start Your Training

Get advice on training by visiting our training page and viewing the event specific training plan.

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