Edinburgh Fringe: Watch as drag queens take part in Ultimate Drag Race at Meadowbank Stadium

Move over Eilish McColgan et al – there are new track stars in town.

Drag queens, who are all performing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, took part in the Ultimate Drag Race at the newly-reopened Meadowbank Stadium on Tuesday.

You can watch the footage here as the six fully-frocked drag queens went under starters order and “raced” for the finish line.

Drag queens, who are all performing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, take part in the Ultimate Drag Race at Meadowbank Stadium. Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)