26th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Each year over 80 college teams and 120 high school teams battle for prestige and unique Chile Pepper themed awards.

26th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 4, 2014

The support of sponsors, runners, and athletes has contributed more than $314,000 to Northwest Arkansas cross-country programs.

26th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 4, 2014

This year, the Chile Pepper will host approximately 4,800 runners and over 5,000 spectators the weekend of October 4th, 2014.

Rush Running

Rockin’ Refuel

Jose's

Jose's Southwest Grille

Ben E. Keith

Clif Bar

Peoplenet

Sprint

Mana Medical

Bordinos

Castrol

Creative Awards

Feltner Brothers

J.B. Hunt

Lewis Automotive

PowerBar

Sharp Hue Web Design

Shell

Timex

Tyson

Walmart

Walmart Neighborhood market

Superior Industries

Race Wizard

Legacy National Bank

Sam's Club

Collier Drug Stores

Fayetteville Athletic Club

Kennametal

Gymnastics Joe's

Richard's Country Meatmarket

T&T Green

World Gym

Ace of Blades

Arvest

Yum Yo's

Gatorade

The Bank of Fayetteville

Newly Weds Foods

Smith Two-Way Radio

Twin City Produce

Williams Tractor

Seco

Mitchell Communications

Arkansas Democrat Gazette

KUAF 91.3

Maximum Performance Chiropractic

Announcements

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Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival

runnersThe Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival was created to bring together three Northwest Arkansas cross-country races under a single event. The Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival is now one of the premier running events in America. Each year over 80 college teams and 120 high school teams battle for prestige and unique Chile Pepper themed awards. Additionally, 750 individuals participate in the Open 10k and 5K Fun Run. The event is held at University of Arkansas’ incredible off road course and all runners are invited to enjoy a Hot Mexican food feast following the race.

This year, the Chile Pepper celebrates its 26th year and will host approximately 5,000 runners and over 5,000 spectators the weekend of October 4th, 2014. The support of sponsors, runners, and athletes has contributed more than $314,000 to Northwest Arkansas cross-country programs. $42,000 was donated to area programs in 2013.

2013 Registered Teams

Airline
ALMA
Arkansas
Arkansas Baptist High School
Arkansas Baptist High School
Arkansas Tech Univ
Arkansas Unattached Girls
Arlington High School
Arlington Road Worriers
Atlanta High School
Augustana College (SD)
Bacone College
Batesville High School
Baylor University
Benonville High School
Benton, AR
Bentonville 9th Grade Black
Bentonville 9th Grade Gold
Bentonville High School
Berryville
Bichop McGuinness Catholic High School
Big Dog Track Club
Bishop Kelley HS
Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School
Blue Mountain College
Blue Springs High School
Blue Springs South
Blue Springs South High School
Blue Valley West High School
Boswell Pioneers
Briarcrest Christian School
Bryant High School
Bryant Jr. High Boys
Bryant Jr. High Girls
Buffalo High School
C. E. Byrd High School
Cabot High School
Cabot Jr. Girls
Cabot Jr. High
Caddo Hills
Cameron University
Canton High School
Casady School
Catholic High
Central High School
Central Junior High Lady Warriors
Central Junior High Warriors
Chadron State
Chadron State
Christian Brothers High School
Clakrsville Public Schools
Clarksville Public Schools
Clinton High School
Collinsville High School
Collinsville Varsity Boys
Conway
coweta
coweta
Dallas Baptist
Dardanelle High School Boys
Dardanelle High School Girls
Dardanelle Middle School Boys
Dardanelle Middle School Girls
Decatur
Deer Creek High School
Dewitt High
Drew Central
East Central University
El Dorado Springs High School
Elkins High School
Emily Helms
Episcopal Collegiate School
Episcopal Collegiate School
Episcopal Collegiate School JH
Eureka Springs Highlanders
Eureka Springs Jr. Highlanders
Eureka Springs Jr. Lady Highlanders
Eureka Springs Lady Highlanders
Fayetteville High School
Festus
Festus
First Assembly Christian School
Florida A & M University
Fort Smith Northside
Fort Worth Country Day
Freelance
Fulbright Junior High
Fulbright Junior High
Garden City High School
George Junior High
Germantown High
Germantown High Boys
Green Forest High School
Greenland High School
Greenwood
Greenwood Jr. High
Haas Hall Academy
Hackett
Har-Ber
Har-Ber
Harding Charter Prep
Harding University
Harrison Goblins
Harrison Jr. High Boys
HEAVENER WOLVES
Heber Springs
Heber Springs
Hendrix College
Heritage Hall
Heritage High School
Heritage Jr. High
Holland Hall
Home School Athletic Association
Houston High School
huntsville
huntsville high school
Immanuel Lutheran
Iowa Central Community College
Jackson High School
Jasper High School
Johnson County Community College
Jonesboro High School
Junior Comets
Kearney (MO)
Kearney High
Kearneyy (MO)
Kinkaid School
Ladue High School Boys XC
Ladue High School Girls
Lake Hamilton High School
Lake Hamilton Jr. High
Lakeside Jr High Boys
Lakeside Jr High Girls
Lausanne Collegiate School
Lavaca
Liberty
Little Rock Central
Little Rock Christian Academy
LJHS Bentonvill
LJHS Bentonville
LMU
Lockhart High School
Louisiana Tech
Loyola College Prep
LSU MEN
LSU Women
Lubbock Christian University
Magazine Rattlers
Maumelle High School
McDonald County HS
Melbourne High School
Melburne High School
Missouri S&T
Missouri Southern State University
Missouri Southern State University Women
Missouri State University
Monticello
Mount St Mary Academy
Mountain Home
Mustang High School Cross Country
Nettleton
New Mexico Highlands University
Noah Gade
North Little Rock High School
North Texas
Northwest Missori State University
Northwest Missouri State University
Oklahoma Christian University
Oklahoma State University
Oral Roberts University
Ouachita baptist University
Owasso
Parkview
Parkview High School
Parkway High School
Poteau High School Boys
Poteau High School Girls
Prairie Grove High School
Prairie Grove Jr High School
Pulaski Academy
Pulaski Academy
Rogers
Rogers JH
Rogers State University
Rogue Running UNATTACHED
Rosehill Christian School
Russellville
Russellville
Ruston High
Salem High School
Sarcoxie High School
Sarcoxie High School Girls
Sarcoxie Middle School Boys
Sarcoxie Middle School Girls
Seneca
Sequoyah High School Boys
Sequoyah High School Girls
Shawnee Mission East
Shiloh Christian School
Shioh Christian School
Siloam Springs
Simsboro
Southern Arkansas University
Southern Miss
Southern Nazarene University
Southside
Southside
Southwestern CC
Southwestern Community College
Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Springdale High School
St. Agnes
St. Benedict at Auburndale
St. George's Independent School
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School
Star City
Stilwell High School
Stockton
SVdP Catholic School
Tahlequah High School
Tarleton State University
TCU Men's Cross Country
TCU Women's Cross Country
Texas Tech University
Trinity Christian School
Tulsa Union
Tupelo High School
Tyler Lee High School
UALR
Unattached
Union Christian Academy
University of Arkansas-Fayetteville
University of Central Arkansas
University of Central Arkansas
University of Louisiana Monroe
University of New Orleans
University of Oklahoma
University of West Georgia
Valley View High School
Van Buren
Van Buren High School
Villanova University
Vilonia High School
Vilonia High School
Vilonia Jr. High
Waldron
Washington Junior High
West Fork
West Fork
West Plains High School
West Plains High School
West Texas A&M University
white hall high school sr boys
white hall high school sr girls
White station high school
Woodland Junior High