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Figures revival

September 1, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Skaters, skating fans and skating luminaries from throughout the world celebrated “school figures” this past week at the World Figure Championship & Figure Festival. more »»

 
 
 
Holmes brings wide-reaching experience to Figure Festival

August 27, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Not many skaters can say that they not only competed in the Olympic Games, but also starred in the Ice Capades and in three seasons of a popular television show. more »»

Trio pulls out all the stops for finale

August 26, 2015 LAKE PLACID — National and world ice dance competitors Kim Navarro and Brent Bommentre and national champion and world competitor Ryan Bradley joined 18 skaters (mostly from the Adirondack region... more »»

U-18 team surges past Canada

August 24, 2015 LAKE PLACID — For the second time in as many games, the United States women’s under-18 select hockey team surged out to a 2-0 lead over rival Canada in Sunday’s matchup at the Olympic Center. more »»

Award-winning producer adds to elite cast at Figure Festival

August 20, 2015 LAKE PLACID — If you mention the name Doug Wilson in the company of sports fans, especially figure skating fans, they will certainly know his name. more »»

U.S. women take round one

August 20, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The Canadians may have owned the first period in Wednesday’s women’s under-22 national select team hockey game against the United States, but the rest of the night belonged to the... more »»

Skaters glide into next phase of career

August 20, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The Saturday Night Ice Show on Aug. more »»

Hockey fest

August 13, 2015 more »»

Need for speed

August 6, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid High School senior Esther Munoz has a passion for speed skating. Munoz, who recently qualified for the U.S. more »»

Top skaters convene for Ice Dance Championships

August 6, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Ice Dancers from all over the world converged in Lake Placid from July 29 to Aug. 1 to compete in the world-famous Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships. more »»

Jim Craig selling ‘Miracle’ memorabilia

August 6, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The American flag that goalie Jim Craig wrapped around his shoulders after the U.S. Miracle on Ice victory at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics is on the auction block. more »»

Litz demonstrates artistry on and off the ice

August 5, 2015 LAKE PLACID — For Lake Placid resident and 1963 national figure skating champion Tommy Litz, skating and art go together quite nicely. more »»

Lussi soars to first national title

August 3, 2015 PARK CITY, Utah — Nina Lussi knocked off a major career milestone Saturday at the Utah Olympic Park when she captured her first national title at the U.. more »»

Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics

July 31, 2015 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Beijing was selected Friday, July 31 to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city awarded both the winter and summer games. more »»

Canadian star joins illustrious judging panel

July 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Don Jackson is a man of many accomplishments: Canadian National Championship titles, a world title, an Olympic bronze medal and the first person to land a triple lutz jump to win... more »»

Nagasu puts on a show

July 22, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Mirai Nagasu treated the Saturday Night Ice Show crowd to two elegant and entertaining performances last week at the Olympic Center. more »»

Stefanik says she will lobby for USA Luge

July 16, 2015 LAKE PLACID — North Country Rep. Elise Stefanik met with USA Luge officials Saturday, July 11, receiving a tour of the training facility and discussing possible ways to keep the organization here. more »»

North Elba board plans new athletic field

July 16, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Members of the town of North Elba approved a resolution Tuesday, July 14 to build a seventh multi-use sports field at the North Elba Athletic Fields. more »»

Back to school figures

July 15, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Trixi Schuba, a 1972 Olympic figure skating champion, has had a fascinating life both on and off the ic. more »»

Nagasu headlines Saturday Night Ice Show

July 15, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The summer skating series continues Friday, July 17, with Friday’s Freaky Friday and the Saturday Night Ice Show, July 18 at the Olympic Center. more »»

Lynn spreads joy to Figure Championship

July 9, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Skating figures has undergone a renaissance in the past decade;  skaters young and old are re-discovering the importance of figures practic. more »»

 
 

Lake Placid Diet

I loved the barbecue judging experience

July 9, 2015 Diet or not, life is too short not to try new experiences, and there’s no bigger culinary experience in Lake Placid during the Fourth of July weekend than the I Love BBQ and Music Festiva. more »

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