Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 8 Oct 2015 12:19:20 EDTThu, 8 Oct 2015 12:19:20 EDT, bobsled and skeleton athletes take it outside PLACID (AP) - The winter sports sliding venue that's home ice for the U.S. luge, bobsled, and skeleton teams opens Thursday morning, and several USA Luge athletes will take their first official runs of the season.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTTeam Lake Placid goes global PLACID - The rain that poured down on a chilly, windy Wednesday afternoon was a reminder that winter may not be far off.Mon, 5 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTUISF distributes grants to athletes PLACID - The Uihlein-Ironman Sports Fund awarded 27 grants to local athletes and organizations at a ceremony at Heaven Hill Farm on Sunday. Established at Adirondack Foundation in 2004 by the Henry Uihlein II and Mildred A.Thu, 1 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTRookie makes early case with national title PLACID - Rookie competitor Hakeem Abdul-Saboor won the men's USA National Bobsled Push Championships on Saturday, Sept. 19 at the Olympic Training Center. Adbul-Saboor, who led last month's preliminary championships, finished .Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTPerennial champs on top again PLACID - Vancouver Olympian Julia Clukey and Sochi Olympic team member Tucker West won their respective divisions Friday, Sept. 18 at the annual USA Luge Start Championships.Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT