BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH) — What has been described as one of the most scenic and challenging races in the tri-state area took place on Sunday.
The 5th annual Bristol Half Marathon and 5K was held Sunday morning.
The event benefits Fisher House Connecticut which builds and maintains long-term housing for families of seriously injured soldiers near military and VA hospitals around the country.
Nationwide, there have been more than 50 houses built.
Nancy Briggar joined News 8 on Sunday morning to talk about the marathon the great cause it supports.