Blast to the past

Event Date: 
August 19, 2017
East Troy High School 3128 Graydon Ave East Troy, WI 53120

The “Blast to the Past 5K” is held annually to support the East Troy Area Historical Society and the East Troy HIgh School Cross Country Team. The ETAHS exists for the purpose of educating the public about the history of East Troy, Troy, Troy Center, La Fayette, Spring Prairie, and the Troy Lakes area, and for preserving artifacts from these communities for the benefit of all of its citizens.  The ETAHS is an independent, accredited 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that operates based upon the donation and the efforts of volunteer members, as well as through special events.  Membership is open to all interested citizens.
Read about the history of East Troy.

Dates 5K Kiddos 1K
Through December $20 $10
January - May $25 $10
June - August 17 $30 $10
Race Day $35 $15

Referral Discounts

Want to save $5.00 on your registration fee?  Once you register, you will receive a registration link.  Send the link to your friends and when 5 or more sign up, you each will get a $5.00 rebate on your registration price.


5K run/walk.  
Course map
The course is a rolling closure.  In the event runners/walkers fall behind the police sweep vehicle they will be required to move to the sidewalk.

New for 2017
Kiddos 1K Comic-Book/Action Hero Themed Race - 10 years old and younger
All kiddos get a finishers medal. Registration does not include a shirt but they can be purchased during checkout.
Course Map


7:30 -8:45 Packet pickup & race day registration
8:45 Kiddos 1K
9:00 Race starts
10:00 Awards


Special awards to overall male and female winners and 1st—3rd place awards for male and female participants in each age group (10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over). 

Team awards

Creating a team is free!  We will have team awards for:

Largest team
Fastest team overall (using the average of all runners)

New course record
Corey Woltering 15:52

2016 Results
2015 Results | Photos


The race is chip timed by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC.

Aid Station: 

There is one aid station on course.  At the finish line, light snacks are available thanks to the East Troy Historical Society & East Troy Cross Country Team.


All runners registered by noon August 12nd will be guaranteed a custom gender specific dry wick shirt.


Parking is avaialble at the start / finish line.


From Interstate 43
Take exit 36 for WI-120 toward E Troy/Lake Geneva
Turn right onto WI-120/State Rd 120 (signs for E Troy/County Rd G N)
Continue onto Church St
At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Walworth ES/Main St
Turn right onto Townline Rd
Turn right on Graydon
Destination will be on the left

Weather / Refund Policy: 

Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event.  If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds. 

Event Sponsors



This event is a Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC produced, timed & managed event.  Need help with an event?  Contact us HERE.