Hot Chili Challenge

Sun October 11 - Sun October 18, 2020 Newton, NJ US 07860 Directions
Part of 2019 GetPhound Fall Points Series!

8 Mile Trail Race

$40 Price increases after October 7, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT


$30 Price increases after October 6, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
We have gone VIRTUAL!!!

Join us for F2F Chili Challenge Virtual 8m/5K Trail Race

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Kittatinny Valley State Park
199 Gooddale Road
Newton, NJ US 07860

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

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.


Submit your post run pics for categories to for some awesome prizes!  Winners will be announced on F2F Facebook and Instagram!!!!

Best Man Bun
Best Ponytail Swish
The No Sweat Award (like did you even run?)
The Down & Dirty Award (for someone who wore their hair down during the race)
Most Dramatic Finish
DNF (stands for Did not Frizz)


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