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2019 Desert Dash 10K / 5K...

  • 5K Run:- Run 3.1 Miles
  • 1 Mile Run:- Run 1 Mile
  • 10K Run:- Run 6.2 Miles
Saturday, October 19, 2019
St. Joseph's Westgate Hospital and Medical Center
7300 N 99th Avenue

_ The 2019 Desert Dash 10K / 5K:

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!


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

  • 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 andGoogle)

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


Event details and schedule


10K Course Map 

5K Course Map 


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


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.)

Other Info


-) 2019 race registration is open • Registration Information




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