Hartford Marathon

Outdoors Calendar

Aug. 6: Niantic Bay triathlon and aquabike race, McCook Beach Park, Niantic, 7:30 a.m. Sprint distance race with a 1/2-mile swim, 12-mile bike, 3.5-mile run. Aquabike runs simultaneously on swim and bike courses with the triathlon. hartfordmarathon.com, 860-652-8866.

Aug. 21: Achilles CT Hope And Possibility 5K, Bloomfield. 5K/10K, 8 a.m., kids run, 9:30 a.m. Achilles International-Connecticut Chapter welcomes all people with disabilities to be active and challenge themselves in ways never dreamed possible. In Achilles parlance, running means any form of forward locomotion, conventional running, walking or wheeling. Achilles pairs people with and without disabilities...