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Biathletes look ahead to Lake Placid training

April 13, 2015 Local biathletes Lowell Bailey, Tim Burke and Annelies Cook have been nominated to return to the United States National Team next seaso. more »»

Backyard talent search

April 10, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The Marshall family of Lake Placid recently received the bronze medal in the USA Luge Backyard Luge Contest. more »»

Snowboarding takes a slide

April 6, 2015 KILLINGTON, Vt. — Aging athletes, new skis and a lack of snow are ganging up on the once-edgy sport of snowboarding, which has seen a marked drop in participation over the last decade. more »»

US sledders cash in with 78 medals

April 1, 2015 LAKE PLACID — USA Bobsled & Skeleton athletes claimed 78 medals in international competitions and seven overall tour titles during the 2014-2015 seaso. more »»

On the rise

March 27, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid native Colin Delaney has been a busy guy since graduating from St. Michael’s College last year. more »»

O’Brien wins giant slalom title

March 27, 2015 CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) — Lindsey Vonn wasn’t there to compete, simply to film the giant slalom course and mingle with the next wave of up-and-coming skiers. more »»

Bailey tops American contingent on biathlon tour

March 27, 2015 Lowell Bailey, of Lake Placid, was the top American male biathlete this season after posting a 30th-place overall finish in the final World Cup standings. more »»

Antoine and Graybill defend skeleton championships

March 26, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Matt Antoine and Savannah Graybill successfully defended their USA Skeleton National Championship titles Friday after shattering the track records at Mount Van Hoevenberg. more »»

Holcomb slides to national title

March 25, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Steven Holcomb and Carlo Valdes teamed together in the men’s two-man race to claim the 2015 USA Bobsled National Championship title on Friday. more »»

Weibrecht takes 15th in Meribel super-G

March 20, 2015 Lake Placid native Andrew Weibrecht finished 15th Thursday as the top American in the World Cup Finals super-G race in Meribel, France. more »»

Sweating for gold

March 19, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The Jamaican bobsled team — the “hottest team on ice” — is warming up to New York’s Olympic village. more »»

WELCOME WORLD: Sue Cameron

March 19, 2015 (Editor’s note: This is a portion of the Feb. 26 conversation Lake Placid News Editor Andy Flynn had with Sue Cameron at the Olympic Center with Lake Placid Olympic Museum Manager Alison Haas. more »»

Vonn collects record 18th globe

March 18, 2015 MERIBEL, France — Lindsey Vonn won the World Cup downhill title for the seventh time after winning the last race in the discipline today at the season-ending finals. more »»

Bailey places 13th at world champs

March 17, 2015 The United States biathlon team wrapped up competition at the IBU World Championships on Sunday in Kontiolahti, Finland, with three top-20 performances in the men’s and women’s mass start events. more »»

Benefit set for Jamaican bobsledders on Saturday

March 12, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Dancing and getting fit with the Jamaican Bobsled Team on Saturday, March 14 just might help them get more practice time for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in South Kore. more »»

Gov. Cuomo open to discussing Olympic bid

March 9, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday, March 8 that he was open to meeting with North Country leaders to discuss a statewide Olympic bid. more »»

Weibrecht equals career-best

March 9, 2015 Lake Placid native Andrew Weibrecht matched his career-best World Cup finish Sunday, overcoming challenging conditions to take fifth place in the super-G event in Kvitfjell, Norwa. more »»

Local biathletes take on worlds

March 5, 2015 Local Olympians Annelies Cook, Lowell Bailey and Tim Burke will take on the world today through Sunday as representatives of the United States team in the biathlon world championships in... more »»

Reps show interest in NY Winter Olympics

March 2, 2015 LAKE PLACID — A group of Essex County leaders went to Washington last week to rally support for a New York statewide Winter Olympic bid in 2026, and members of Congress have begun to weigh in. more »»

Luge season wraps up in Russia

February 27, 2015 KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — A long road trip of more than two months comes to an end for USA Luge this weekend at the Viessmann World Cup finals in the mountains above Sochi, site of the 2014 Olympi... more »»

 
 

 

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