Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 29 Jan 2020 08:41:33 EDTWed, 29 Jan 2020 08:41:33 EDT returns to give back LAKE PLACID - Over 15 years ago, a promising young short track speed skater named Trevor Marsicano started training for long track on the Lake Placid Olympic Speed Skating Oval, hoping to train in both styles of skating.Thu, 23 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTLocal athletes compete at Youth Olympic Games MORITZ, Swtzerland - The Youth Olympic Games events commenced Friday, Jan. 17 on the hand-crafted, iconic track in St. Moritz that is created from ice, snow and slush.Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTChurch reaches first World Cup podium, Austria - Hunter Church,Josh Williamson, Jimmy Reed andKris Horn claimed the bronze medal in four-man bobsled World Cup in Igls on Sunday, Jan. 19. It was Church's first week in Igls, but his enthusiasm was bigger than his inexperienc.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTHenry's Kids program ushers in next generation of speed skaters PLACID - On Thursday and Sunday afternoons, local children rush onto the Olympic Speed Skating Oval in flashy blue rental speed skates. Some wear helmets, snow pants or athletic wear; others wear casual clothes and cautiously take a few laps.Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDTIrving Jaffee skaters undaunted by challenging conditions LAKE PLACID - The Irving Jaffee Single Distance Championships persevered through rain, snow and challenging ice conditions on Saturday, Jan. 11 and Sunday, Jan.Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:00 EDT