Hot Chili Challenge
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October 2020198:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kittatinny Valley State Park, 199 Gooddale Road, Newton, NJ, + Google Map

One of Friends 2 Friends most popular annual trail races!  Two chip-timed races to choose from: 8 Mile Trail Run or 5K on multi-use path.

The 8 Mile is part of of the 2019 GetPhound Fall Points Series presented by SpectaSport! 

Multiple types of free Hot Chili after the race!

Races benefit the Sussex County Women’s Forum (SCWF), a 501C (3) non-profit organization.  100% of entrance fees goes directly to providing Free Mammograms.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Check-in: 8:00 am

Start Time: 8 Mile at 10:00 am, 5K at 10:15 am


Packet Pickup is on race day only.  Please register in advance if at all possible to reduce the rush on race day.

  • 8 Mile Advance Online Registration through October 9: $40
  • 8 Mile as of October 10 and on race day: $50
    • (Min age of 15 years for 8 Mile)
  • 5K Advance Online Registration through October 9: $30
  • 5K as of October 10 and on race day: $40
    • 5K Kids 14 & Under on race day just $10! Discounted price will be automatically applied at checkout (no shirt for special kids price)

8 Mile
Awards to top 3 M/F, Medals to top 3 M/F in 5 yr. age groups.  NO ENTRANTS UNDER AGE OF 15 FOR 8 MILE TRAIL RUN.

The 8 Miler is part of the SpectaSport’s Fall Points Series!  You can see more information and standings at this link.

Awards to top 3 M/F, and Medals awarded in 5 year age groups.  Participation Medals for Kids 14 & under.  Must finish within 40 minutes to participate in awards ceremony (note: you have 2 hours to complete the race and receive a time)

Color Race Shirts for first 250 entries received by October 1
Free Drawings