WE ARE LAKE PLACID podcast: Steve Simon, 1980 Olympic torch runner

Steve Simon was one of 52 torch runners for the 1980 Olympic Winter Games. He is seen here at the High Peaks Resort Thursday, Feb. 13. (News photo — Elizabeth Izzo)

LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid News Staff Writer Elizabeth Izzo interviewed Steve Simon, the state of Wyoming’s torch runner for the 1980 Olympic Winter Games, when he was in town to help the village celebrate the 40th anniversary of the games.

Listen to a portion of this interview on the “We are Lake Placid” podcast from the Lake Placid News by visiting Apple Podcasts at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/we-are-lake-placid/id1388667446?mt=2.

Also listen on Soundcloud at https://soundcloud.com/user-340941505 and Stitcher at https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/lake-placid-news/we-are-lake-placid.

This podcast is sponsored by Adirondack Health.