Desert Challenge Games
May 9-11, 2014
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Desert Challenge Games will be held in May 9-11, 2014 in Mesa, AZ at Red Mountain High School, Skyline Aquatic Center and Usery Mountain Archery Range. 

The Desert Challenge Games are a multi-day competition for individuals ages 7 through adulthood with a physical disability.  The 2014 event will be part of the IPC Athletics Grand Prix and is the only Athletics Grand Prix event taking place in the United States.


  • Athletics International Classification for Physical and Visual Impairment
  • National Classification for Athletics, Archery and Swimming
  • Track & Field - this track is FAST!
  • Swimming
  • Archery

The Desert Challenge Games was awarded the Outstanding Adaptive Program by the Arizona Parks & Recreation Association in 2013. Below is a promotional video played at the Annual APRA Conference banquet.

Hosted by Arizona Disabled Sports