| McCook Point Park
East Lyme will once again serve as host site for the 2018 Niantic Bay Triathlon and AquaBike Event.
The Niantic Bay Triathlon is a flat, sprint distance race with a 1/2-mile swim in Niantic Bay, an ocean bay with no waves or strong currents, a 12-mile bike loop through scenic East Lyme with water views and shaded streets, and 3.5-mile run through the beach community of Niantic; with a spectacular a beach finish. The entire race is at sea level. Aqua/Bike runs simultaneously on swim and bike courses as Tri. This event will be held on Sunday, August 5th beginning at 07:30 a.m.
For additional information about the triathlon, call Beth Shluger at (860) 652-8866 or visit: Hartford Marathon website