July 30, 2017. New Bedford, Massachusetts. Produced by the award-winning team at Sun Multisport Events, this is one of New England’s most beginner-friendly races. The 0.25 mile swim is in the calm waters of Buzzads Bay, the 12 mile bike course is CLOSED TO TRAFFIC and the 3.1 mile run is along flat sidewalks and walking paths with gorgeous views of the water and a fabulous finish in historic Fort Taber Park. Plus, with numerous places for friends and family to easily see athletes swim, bike and run, it’s also one of the most spectator friendly races in the region!