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St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center Desert Dash 10K, 5K and 1 Mile 

will feature fun for the whole family.


The fun run will benefit St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center programs and services. 

The growing center is a not-for-profit, 24 bed inpatient hospital that opened in May 2014. 

The medical campus and hospital features new approaches to healthcare and utilizes 

the most innovative uses of materials to promote patient safety, patient satisfaction and medical efficiency. 


Ages 12 and under are only $15!

Registration fees

10K Run/Walk

Price changes in 1 month 14 days
    1. $25.00
      Now registering Jun 17 – Aug 31
      Register
    2. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 18

5K Run/Walk

Price changes in 1 month 14 days
    1. $25.00
      Now registering Jun 17 – Aug 31
      Register
    2. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 18

1 Mile Run/Walk

Price changes in 1 month 14 days
    1. $25.00
      Now registering Jun 17 – Aug 31
      Register
    2. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Oct 18

Thank you to our sponsors!



Interested in being a sponsor?  View our sponsorship packet for more information.


Mail-in Registration

To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!  Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.

What You Get!

  • Custom Event Finisher's Medal for all participants

  • Custom Event Cotton Blend T-Shirt for all participants.  NEW - option to select 'NO SHIRT' option at checkout and receive $5 off your registration. 

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups in the 10K and 5K distances.  Our age groups are the following:

    • 8 & Under, 9 & 10, 11-13, 14-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over

  • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)

  • Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)

  • Event managed by StartLine Racing.  Club SLR discounts do not apply.

Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 6:45am.

    • We accept cash, check, or credit card on race day

  • Cost of registration on race day will be $40 for adults and $20 for ages 12 and under.

  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

  • No roller blades, skateboards or motorized devices are allowed on the run or walk courses.

  • Leashed pet friendly

Course Maps


10K



5K

1 Mile


Packet Pick-Up Opportunities

You will have two opportunities to pick-up your race packet (bib, chip, event swag, etc):

  • Friday, October 18th from 3:00 - 6:00pm at St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center (map).
    • St. Joseph's is located at 7300 N 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona 85305
       
  • Saturday, October 19th starting at 6:45am at St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center (event site)

Event Schedule

  • October 18 3:00 PM - Packet Pickup at St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center 3-6pm

  • October 19 6:45 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • October 19 7:45 AM - 10K Run Begins

  • October 19 8:00 AM - 5K Run Begins

  • October 19 8:10 AM - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Begins

  • October 19 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx.)

Contact Information

Event Location

St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center, North 99th Avenue, Glendale, AZ, United States

Click here to view map