2015 Race Results

27th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 3, 2015

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

27th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 3, 2015

The support of sponsors, runners, and athletes has contributed more than $400,000 to Northwest Arkansas cross-country programs.

27th Annual Chile Pepper Festival

Saturday, October 3, 2015

This year, the Chile Pepper will host approximately 5,300 runners and over 5,000 spectators the weekend of October 3rd, 2015.

Rush Running

AT & T

Coca-Cola

Cognizant

PeopleNet

Jose's

Jose's Southwest Grille

Ben E. Keith

Castrol

Mana Medical Associates

Clif Bar

Bordinos

Creative Awards

Feltner Brothers

Intradeco

J.B. Hunt

Lewis Automotive

PowerBar

Sharp Hue Web Design

Timex

Tyson

Sun Maid

Race Wizard

Legacy National Bank

Collier Drug Stores

Kennametal

Arvest

Richards Country Meatmarket

Ace of Blades

Signature Bank

Hogeye Marathon

Crossland Construction

Active-Stretch

Gymnastics Joe's

Newly Weds Foods

Yum Yos

Rineco

The Bank of Fayetteville

Seco

Onyx Coffee Lab

Williams Tractor

Smith Two-Way Radio

Twin City Produce

Waste Management

Power 105.7

92.1 The Ticket

Magic 107.9

Blue Cliff College of Massage

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 plus the New Tom Lewis 1 Mile Pepper Dash on Friday Night. 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.

In 2015, the Chile Pepper celebrates its 27th year and will host approximately 5,300 runners and over 5,000 spectators the weekend of October 3rd, 2015. The support of sponsors, runners, and athletes has contributed more than $400,000 to Northwest Arkansas cross-country programs. $45,000 was donated to area programs in 2014.

2015 Registered Teams

Abilene Christian University
Airline High School
Alma
Arkansas
Arkansas Little Rock
Arkansas State University
Arkansas Tech University
Arkansas Unattached
Arlington Heights High School
Atlanta
Ava High School
Ava Lady
Awty International
Bartlesville
Barton Community College
Batesville High School
Baylor
Beebe High School
Belton
Belton Independent School District
Benton
Bentonville Black
Bentonville High School
Bentonville Junior High
Berryville
Birdville High School
Bishop Kelley
Bishop Kelley High School
Bishop McGuinness
Blue Springs High School
Blue Springs South High School
Bolivar
Boswell High school
Briarcrest Christian School
Bruceville-Eddy
Bryant High School
Buffalo High School
Cabot
Caddo Hills High School
Cameron University
Carter-Riverside High School
Casady School
Central Arkansas
Central High School Springfield MO
Central Junior High
Chadron State
Christian Brothers University
College of the Ozarks
Collinsville
Collinsville High School
Collinsville Junior High
Colorado School of Mines
Conway
Cottey College
COWETA HIGH SCHOOL
Creighton
Dallas Baptist University
Decatur High School
Decatur Middle School
Deer Creek High School
Des Arc High School
Dover
Dover Lady
Drake university
Dukes Track Club
East Central University
East Newton
Eastern New Mexico University
Ecclesia
Edmond Memorial
El Dorado Springs High School
Elkins High School
Episcopal Collegiate School
Eureka Springs
Farmington
Fayetteville High School
Fayetteville Junior high
FESTUS
First Assembly Christian School
Fort Worth Independent School District
Ft Smith Southside High School
Fulbright Junior High School
Genoa Central Senior
Gentry High School
George Junior High
Glendale High School
Gravette High School
Greehwood High School
Greehwood Junior High
Green Forest High School
Greenbrier
Greenhill School
Greenland High School
Greenland Junior High School
Greenwood High School
Greenwood Junior High
Haas Hall Academy
Haas Hall Academy Bentonville
Har-Ber
HarBer High School
Harding Academy
Harding University
Harrison
Heavener High School
Heavener Junior High
Heber Springs
Hendrix College
Heritage High School
Heritage Junior High
Holland Hall
Hoover High School
Houston Middle School
Huntsville
Iowa Central Community College
Jackson High School
Jessieville
John Brown University
Jonesboro High School
Joplin High School
Kansas Wesleyan University
Kearney
Keller High School
Kickapoo High School
Lafayette
Lake Hamilton High School
Lakeside
Liberal High School
Life Way Christian
Lincoln Christian School
Lincoln Junio High
Little Rock Catholic
Little Rock Central
Little Rock Christian Academy
Lockhart High School
Lone Jack High School
LSU
Mansfield
Marion
Maryetta
Maumelle High School
McDonald County High School
Melbourne High
Melbourne High School
Mena
Metro Christian Academy
Mexico High School
Midland University
Missouri Southern State University
Missouri State University
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Monticello
Mount St Mary Academy
Mountain Home
Mustang High School
Neosho High School
Newman University
Nixa High School
Norman North
North Iowa Area Community College
Northside
Northwest Missouri State University
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
Oak Ridge High School
Oakville High School
Oklahoma Baptist University
Oklahoma City University
Oologah
Oologah Middle school
Owasso
Ozark MO Junior High
Pantheon Elite
Parkview
Phillander Smith College
Pittsburg State University
Plano
Poteau
Prairie Grove
Pratt Community College
Pulaski Academy
Putnam City West
Ramay Junior High
Rogers
Russellville
Saint Joseph Central High School
Salem High School
Sam Dickerson
Sand Springs
Santa Fe South II
Sarcoxie High School
Shawnee Mission East
Shiloh Christian School
Siloam Springs
Sloan-Hendrix
Southeast Missouri State university
Southern Arkansas University
Southern Nazarene University
Southlake Carroll
Southside High School
Southwest Baptist University
Southwest Baptist University Unattached
Southwest Junior High
Springdale High
Springdale High School
St. Edward's University
St. Gregory's University
St. Joseph Catholic School
St. Vincent de Paul
St.Paul High School
Stillwater High School
Stilwell
Stockton
Strafford
Sylvan Hills
Tahlequah High School
Tarleton State University
Texas State University
Texas Tech Univ
The New School
Trinity Christain
Trinity Christian
Trinity University
University of Arkansas
University of Arkansas Fort Smith
University of Louisiana at Monroe
University of Montevallo
University of Southern Miss
University of Tulsa
Valley Springs
Van Buren High School
Van Buren Junior High
Vilonia
Wagoner High School
Waldron
Washington Junior High
Wayland Baptist University
Webb City
West Fork
West Texas A&M University
Wichita State University
Willard
William Woods University
Williams Baptist College
Winfield High School
Woodland Junior High