Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | News | Local News | Contact Us | Home RSS
 
 
 
Lake Placid is second home for many Olympians

February 3, 2014 LAKE PLACID -- The U.S. bobsled, luge and skeleton teams are based in this two-time Olympic host village, so almost all of those athletes live here for at least several months a yea. more »»

Empire State will be well represented

February 3, 2014 In addition to the nine athletes who call Lake Placid and surrounding communities their home, there are 15 more men and women from across New York state who will compete this month in Russia at the... more »»

Lussi jumps to 23rd at Junior Worlds

January 30, 2014 In her sixth trip to the FIS Nordic Junior World Championships, Lake Placid’s Nina Lussi earned a 23rd place result in the women’s ski jump Tuesday in Val di Fiemme, Italy. more »»

UP CLOSE: Coach moved up through ski jumping ranks

January 27, 2014 LAKE PLACID — Evan Bliss might come across as your average guy, but his job is anything but average. Bliss is the head ski jumping coach for the New York Ski Educational Foundation. more »»

Our Olympians

January 24, 2014 Except for Lake Placid alpine skier Andrew Weibrecht, whose status won't be announced until Sunday, our list of Adirondack Olympians is now complete. more »»

Scholarship fund supports reporter’s trip to Sochi

January 24, 2014 SARANAC LAKE — Charlie Decker’s journalism career was cut short when he died suddenly at the age of 34, but his spirit lives on in the work of hundreds of reporters, writers and other media... more »»

Lake Placid Olympic cauldron to be lit in celebration Feb. 7

January 24, 2014 LAKE PLACID — The 1980 Olympic Flame Cauldron in Lake Placid will be lit Friday, Feb. 7, as the Adirondack region gears up to celebrate this year's Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russi. more »»

NBC Connecticut to highlight Lake Placid

January 23, 2014 LAKE PLACID — A television crew from NBC Connecticut was in town last week gathering video for several segments that will air during the Sochi Olympic Winter Games in February. more »»

Skating races draw big numbers

January 22, 2014 LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Speed Skating Club is off to a strong start after hosting two very well-attended meets within the past two months. more »»

Bailey climbs to 12th place in World Cup pursuit

January 20, 2014 Lowell Bailey of Lake Placid turned in the fifth-best time of the day Saturday to lock up a 12th-place finish in the 12.5-kilometer World Cup biathlon pursuit race in Antholz-Anterselva, Italy. more »»

'Chinese Air Force' breezes to podium in Lake Placid

January 20, 2014 LAKE PLACID - Freestyle skiers from China departed the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex Saturday with loads of hardware after the final World Cup aerials event of the season. more »»

Canadians grab gold at Lake Placid World Cup

January 16, 2014 WILMINGTON — As the defending women’s Olympic moguls champion and the owner of a previous winning streak that stretched to 16 races, Hannah Kearney isn’t used to coming in second plac — or third... more »»

U.S. collects eight medals at NA Cup finale

January 14, 2014 LAKE PLACID — United States bobsled and skeleton athletes collected eight medals in the North American Cup season finale Wednesday through Sunday at Mount Van Hoevenber. more »»

Bailey getting back on track

January 13, 2014 Lowell Bailey of Lake Placid turned in two top 25 finishes this weekend at the World Cup biathlon event in Ruhpolding, Germany. more »»

Russian connection

January 10, 2014 LAKE PLACID — The Olympic scene is nothing new to Dmitry Feld, who has been to four Winter Games during his 30-year career in coaching, recruiting and marketing U.S. more »»

Caldwell’s comeback bid

January 10, 2014 Ashley Caldwell felt her left leg twist underneath her as she hit the ground. She heard the pop in her knee as the ACL ripped to shreds and understood right away what it meant. Another long rehab. more »»

Holiday Festival fills in for Stars on Ice

January 1, 2014 LAKE PLACID — Although Stars on Ice was not in Lake Placid this December, it’s absence was filled by Holiday Festival on Ice, which brought world-class skaters to the Olympic Center on Dec. 2. more »»

New Yorkers fall short at Olympic Trials

December 31, 2013 KEARNS, Utah — Shani Davis has all these youngsters nipping at his clapskates. It just makes him want to go faster. more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web