LAKE WARAMAUG POLAR BEAR RUN: 20th annual event starts at 11 a.m.; 7.6 miles around lake. Pre-registration $16, after Feb. 1 $18, day of race $20. Application and online registration at
. Call (860) 354-9191 for details.
BETHEL PARKS RECREATION DEPARTMENT SERIES: The Bethel Parks and Recreation Department will hold three 5K races: Feb. 1 and March 7. All races will be held at The Municipal Center in Bethel at 3 p.m. Cost is $3 per race. T-shirts will be given to all participants who run in all three races.
ROXBURY ROAD RACE SERIES: The Roxbury Road Race Series , which has about doubled its weekly average participation over the last five years, will start its 28th season Saturday, Feb. 21, at 8:30 a.m. with a 2.4-mile run that will include a trip up the long, steep hill on Chalybes Road. The 40 races, which will all start at 8:30 a.m., are scheduled each Saturday through Dec. 4 - except July 3, during Independence Day weekend, and July 31, the day of the 37th annual New Milford 7.8-mile road race. The distances will range between 2.4 and 8.2 miles. Many of the events are between 2.4 and 4.8 miles.For information, contact Assistant Director