Bavarian Blast 5K/10K Run/Walk

New Ulm, MN


The Bavarian Blast 5K and 10K Run/Walk will take place July 15, 2017 in conjunction with with New Ulm's premier summer music festival.

The Bavarian Blast festival takes place July 14-17, 2017. Registration for the Bavarian Blast Run/Walk includes a FREE one-day admission voucher to the festival in your race registration packet. Learn more about the Bavarian Blast at   

The Bavarian Blast Run/Walk will start and finish at the New Ulm Civic Center located on the Brown County Fairgrounds, home of the Bavarian Blast. 



The 5K course is on the street in a treelined residential neighborhood.  The course has very little elevation change making it an ideal course to set your personal best time.

The 10K starts similarly to the 5K prior to an ascent to the western edge of the city and eventual descent back to the same residential neighborhood for the race conclusion.


7-7:45 AM------Check-in/Same Day Registration

8:00AM---------10K Race Starts

8:05AM---------5K Race Starts

9:15AM---------Awards Ceremony (Appx. Time - Conclusion of event)


Individual 5K

$20 --------- Early Bird  (Thru May 31st, 11:59PM)

$25 --------- Standard   (Thru July 4th, 11:59PM)

$30 --------- Late           (Thru July 13th, 11:59PM)

Team 5K

$20 --------- Early Bird  (Thru May 31st, 11:59PM)

$20 --------- Standard   (Thru July 4th, 11:59PM)

$20 --------- Late           (Thru July 13th, 11:59PM)

Individual 10K

$20 --------- Early Bird  (Thru May 31st, 11:59PM)

$25 --------- Standard   (Thru July 4th, 11:59PM)

$30 --------- Late           (Thru July 13th, 11:59PM)

-- Team members register individually using the "5K-Team Participant" registration type

-- Teams will be "created" or "joined" during the registration process

-- No limit on the # of team members! Minimum of 4 finishers are required to qualify for Team Awards..

-- Team participants will also be eligible for individual awards! 

Team participation involves additional prize opportunities, organization/business recognition, and unique color race shirt to distinguish your group.

Register by July 4th to guarantee T-shirt of your chosen size. After July 4th, Sizes will still be collected but cannot be fully guaranteed. Shirts will also be available for same day registrants - while supplies last!



Top 3 Age Group Winners for 5K and 10K: 

17&U | 18-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50-59 | 60&O


-- Fastest AVERAGE time of the first 4 Team finishers

-- Largest Team

-- Best themed Team

Timing & Results

The Bavarian Blast will be Chip Timed by Race Place Chip Timing. Results will be updated live throughout the race and can be viewed immediately after crossing the finish line on tablet kiosks and a scrolling results screen.

Results will also be available on the Free "Its Your Race" App:
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Refund Policy

The Race Organizers reserve the right to cancel this event at any time due to inclement weather and/or safety concerns. In any instance the event WILL NOT BE RESCHEDULED.

Substitutions may be considered upon request. No Refunds.

Proceeds support American Legion Post #132 Community Youth Projects.

When & Where

Jul 15, 2017


8:00 AM

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Event will be Chip Timed


All Timed Participants will be

wearing a race bib with an RFID chip 

attached to the back. Bibs must be

worn on the FRONT and OUTSIDE

of clothing for accurate timing results.