HITS North Country is a race to remember taking place in the quaint community of Hague, New York tucked away in the rugged Adirondacks, making it the perfect location for all Northeast and Canadian athletes. HITS North Country is the setting for a breathtaking race unlike any other. Run through several communities and featuring one of the greatest open water swims in Lake George! The course is hilly, fast; aerodynamic descents with turns. Half and Full on Saturday. Open, Sprint, Olympic on Sunday.