Dignity Health St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center Desert Dash

Glendale, AZ

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. 

Thank you to our sponsors!

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What You Get!

  • Custom Event Finisher's Medal for all participants

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech 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 and Google)

  • Course set/marked by StartLine Racing to maximize your experience!

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




1 Mile


Event Schedule

  • October 19 4:00 PM - Packet Pickup at St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center 4-7pm

  • October 20 6:45 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • October 20 7:45 AM - 10K Run Begins

  • October 20 8:00 AM - 5K Run Begins

  • October 20 8:10 AM - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Begins

  • October 20 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx.)

When & Where

Oct 20, 2018


7:45 AM

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