Get ready for a race unlike any other! Your Scottsdale Challenge Half Marathon & 5K gives you the choice of running the traditional road courses OR the super fun Challenge courses with tests of agility and strength. Sound like fun? Act fast and register today before it sells out!
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You’ll kick off your event Sunday, April 12, 2015 at WestWorld in North Scottsdale, located off Highway 101 and the Pima/Princess exit. Your Scottsdale Challenge Half Marathon & 5K is produced and hosted by Road Runner Sports in a proud partnership with the Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
Your 13.1-mile course is a fantastic tour of Scottsdale. Run around WestWorld equestrian center, push yourself through the rolling course around Scottsdale’s premiere golf course at McDowell Mountain Golf club, explore the canal, and power through Horizon Park. You’ll see a bit of everything that makes Scottsdale the West’s most western town. Your 5K course starts and finishes at West World in the pristine desert at the base of the McDowell Mountains.
What is the Challenge? How about a day filled with 3-8 epic obstacles, $10,308 in free raffle prizes, rockin’ music and plenty of beer! Register for the Half Marathon or 5K Challenge and run your heart out while conquering challenges along the way! Discover what you’re made of during the Scottsdale Challenge, an adrenaline-driven, thrill-packed obstacle race on a stunning course in Scottsdale. Not only will you race through a 5K or Half Marathon course, but you’ll overcome physical, mental and agility challenges along the way! Both the 3.1 and 13.1-mile courses include running on paved roads and hard-packed dirt. 8 obstacles in your Half Marathon Challenge and 3 obstacles in your 5K Challenge include jumps, crawls, push up stations and more. Your Scottsdale Challenge is a new type of obstacle course that will push you in ways you’ve never been pushed before, all while having fun. Test your strength and push your body and mind to their limit.
Whichever race you choose, you’ll be blown away by the high-desert backdrop of Scottsdale Valley. Look east and you’ll see the majestic McDowell Mountains. Look south and be wowed by the best view of the Valley anywhere. Then celebrate your achievement with a wild & fun post-race party at the beer garden at WestWorld. Grab a FREE beer, enjoy live music, and test your luck with $10,308 in FREE prizes awarded on the spot! But, the best part of it all? You’ll feel awesome knowing you’re supporting the amazing Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Woohoo!