The competition had racers face various obstacles including five consecutive walls runners had to scale.
Extreme races like this are popping-up more and more frequently.
Conquer The Gauntlet however was created by Harding graduates and although only taking place in Tulsa and Little Rock the organizers have plans to expand.
"We want to get it to be a circuit traveling around," said Stephen Mainprize. "Like eight to 10 cities a year. We definitely want to bring it back to Little Rock the city's been great."
Organizers said they were very pleased with the way the race turned out.