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5K United Way of the Desert Wellness Challenge/Weekly Walk #4

1K  Fun Run .

Online registration will open in June of 2020 for the 2021 event


Running Wild, 611 South Palm Canyon Drive on Friday, January 22, 2021 (Noon – 5:00 p.m.) or onsite on race day 

Saturday, January 25 beginning at 6:30 a.m.


Join us for FREE Expo with over

80 vendor booths and Fitness Demonstrations!

USATF Certified 10K and 5K Courses: Start out the New Year with a health and fitness-oriented routine at the Palm Springs Health Run & Fitness Expo on Saturday, January 23, 2021 from (8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) for the 10K, 5K , 5K United Way of the Desert's Wellness Challenge Weekly Walk #4. Every 10K, 5K and 5K walk registrant receives numbered bib with micro-chip for timed run, breakfast, t-shirt, registration bag, finisher’s medal.

1K Fun Run is FREE to kids under 12 and registration is available on race day, Saturday, January 23, 2021. Each participant under 12 will receive a bib (NON-TIMED) and a finisher’s medal. Anyone over 12 can register on race day and get the full 5K package (timed run, breakfast, t-shirt, registration bag and finisher’s medal) for $35, and 10K package for $45.

Participants will experience the incredibly scenic neighborhoods of Palm Springs in one of the largest events of its kind in Southern California.

More than 100 health and wellness booths provide giveaways and services, nationally recognized fitness experts, Rock Climbing Wall, Walk on Water and much, much more. Fun for the entire family!

Early Packet Pickeup

Friday, January 23, 2021 Noon - 5:00 p.m.

Running Wild

611 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 10

Palm Springs, CA 92264

The awards ceremony will present trophies to the top three overall male and female finishers in both 10K Run* and 5K Run*.
Awards will be given to the first, second and third place finishers in the following age-groups for both men and women in the 10K Run and the 5K Run: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-70, 70-74, 75-79, and 80+

*Overall winners will be excluded from age group awards.