The Nutmeg State eco-friendly charity triathlon and relay race will kick off Aug. 7 at 8:30 a.m. at the Mountain Lake Camp in Warren.

The event is sanctioned and insured by USA Triathlon.

Awards will be given to top divisional athletes and breakfast will be available for athletes, spectators and volunteers.

The course features a half-mile swim in Mountain Lake, followed by an 11.5-mile bike ride around Lake Waramaug and environ and a 3.1-mile run along shaded roads near the camp.

On-site parking is available.

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For information about charities, eco-initiatives and course maps, see