Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Oct 2014 00:24:30 EDTThu, 2 Oct 2014 00:24:30 EDT awards grants PLACID - Sometimes even the most dedicated competitors need a little boost.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTClapp-Taylor goes back-to-back as push champ PLACID - Gracie Clapp-Taylor repeated as women's champion and Trent Kraychir claimed the men's title at the U.S. National Skeleton Push Championships on the wheeled push track Saturday at the Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTWomen bobsledders ready for the big time Meyers Taylor has long wanted a chance to jump in a bobsled and compete against men. It might have arrive.Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTMazdzer, Clukey scoop up start titles PLACID - Vancouver Olympian Julia Clukey won a team high seventh USA Luge Indoor Start Championship on Friday night in Lake Placid, while two-time Olympian Chris Mazdzer rallied in the final heat to overturn Sochi teammate Aidan Kelly for the...Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTUSA Luge faces financial shortfall LAKE - Facing a financial crunch worsened by the loss of a key sponsor, USA Luge officials are reaching out for political support, including to U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer.Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT