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Tufts Edinburgh Marathon

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Tufts Edinburgh Marathon

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edinburgh marathon

Run the Edinburgh International Marathon and take in the sights and sounds of Scotland

Overview

Scotland’s cosmopolitan capital is full of contrasts and the gateway to the Scottish Highlands. Join us on this once in a lifetime opportunity to run the Edinburgh International Marathon and take in the sights and sounds of this amazing country first hand. Edinburgh is known as the World’s Festival City and loves to celebrate art, film, dance and comedy. The city itself is a UNESCO World Heritage site and boasts an incredible atmosphere all year round, not least over the marathon weekend! 


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Trip Highlights

Fun Facts:

  • The Edinburgh Castle (which you can visit while on your trip) is built on an extinct volcano.
  • JK Rowling wrote the famous book series, Harry Potter, at a local coffee shop in Edinburgh 
  • Edinburgh plays host to the largest music, arts and culture festival in the world.
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Trip Details

Departure Date: May 23rd, 2019
Duration: 5 Days Total
Fundraising Target: $3,000
Charity: Big Brothers Big Sisters

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Where is Edinburgh?

 
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Your Charity - BBBS


Your Charity

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Your Charity - BBBS


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changing children's lives 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay envisions a world where all children have the opportunity to achieve their full potential. We provide youth ages 7-12 with strong and enduring one-to-one friendships that change their lives for the better, forever. Our vision is to inspire, engage and transform the communities of Mass Bay by helping youth achieve their full potential, contributing to healthier families, better schools, brighter futures and stronger communities. To read more about Big Brothers Big Sisters, please click here!

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Sam

Special Events Manager
Email: schappell@bbbsmb.org

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where does the money I fundraise go?
50% Goes towards the cost of your trip (flights, accommodation, food, transportation, etc)
50% Goes directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters, helping children, ages 7-12, form one-on-one friendships that change their lives for the better

What do I do if I have any fundraising questions?
Your Charity Representative pictured above should be your go-to person for all fundraising related questions. For example, "Need ideas for your next fundraiser? or "Advice on how to kick off your fundraising campaign?" Email your charity representative and they should be able to help you out.

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Need some fundraising ideas?
Here's a guide made by our staff and students who have fundraised for this trip before

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Your Itinerary 

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Your Extension Trip

Meet The Team

 email: ben@chooseachallenge.com

email: ben@chooseachallenge.com


What's Next?

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Still want to know more?
Send us your questions to our talented support team


Read More on Running a Marathon

  Marathon Hub  Check out our dedicated marathon hub page packed with blogs, tips and the best advice to get you ready for race day!

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Check out our dedicated marathon hub page packed with blogs, tips and the best advice to get you ready for race day!

  #HowWeRaise  We caught up with one of our newest trekkers who has already raised over 60% of her total fundraising target in just a matter of weeks

#HowWeRaise
We caught up with one of our newest trekkers who has already raised over 60% of her total fundraising target in just a matter of weeks


This event is not affiliated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by Tufts University