Outlander star Sam Heughan was among an estimated 35,000 runners who took to the roads in this weekend’s Edinburgh Marathon Festival.
The actor completed the marathon as part of a challenge to raise funds for male cancer awareness charity Cahonas Scotland.
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Organisers said people from all over the world participated in Scotland’s biggest running festival.
Events included a marathon, half-marathon, 10k and 5k.
Kenyan Joel Kipkemboi Kiptoo took advantage of good running conditions to set a course record in the men’s marathon, finishing in two hours, 13 minutes and 33 seconds.
He beat the previous record set in 2005 by almost two minutes.
American Jeffrey Stein took second place, followed by local favourite Michael Crawley in third.
The women’s race was dominated by Kenyan athlete Caroline Jepchirchir, who led from the front with a time of two hours, 47 minutes and 35 seconds.
Private tours Lallybroch
Private tours Edinburgh offer a wide range of tours of Scotland’s castles , film locations and landscapes – visit Outlander , Monty Python and Outlander film locations.Phone 07305-294773 for bookings .
This tour visits Lallybroch – Midhope Castle, Blackness Castle ( Fort William ) and Linlithgow Palace ( Wentworth Prison )
Tours start at 10 am . Our private group tours take up to four people to three Outlander filming locations. We also offer bespoke private tours with the option of choosing your own itinerary .
Tours start from locations in Edinburgh or Glasgow .
Normal pickup point is Edinburgh/ Glasgow city centre , your hotel or the airport .
Other pickup points can be arranged .
- Lallybroch – Midhope Castle, ancestral home of Jamie Fraser
- Linlithgow Palace – Wentworth Prison
- Blackness Castle
- half day Outlander tour
- Take in unique views of three historic castles featured in Outlander
- Small private group tour with up to of four people
- The Kelpies are the largest equine sculptures in the world.
- Private tours of Falkirk’s greatest attractions
- Falkirk tours available five days a week .
Doune Castle tours , Doune featured in Monty Python , Game of Thrones , the Outlaw King and Outlander
Glentana – airport transfers from Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport
Outlander tours , tour the real film locations used in Outlander, including Lallybroch and Castle Leoch
Kelpies tours, visit the amazing 30 metre high Kelpies in Falkirk
Falkirk tours and transfers, visit the Kelpies and the Falkirk Wheel, two unique attractions connected by the Union Canal.
Book your Taxi from Linlithgow to Midhope Castle / Lallybroch on 0800-6190575 . Pickup from Linlithgow railway station or the High Street .