Biathletes named for upcoming competitions

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Twenty-five athletes were named to represent Team USA at upcoming international events on Tuesday. The selected athletes hail from nine different states and represent 13 different clubs and five schools. “It’s great to see so many athletes have the opportunity to compete at the highest ...

Paul Smith’s roommates to take on 2023 FISU Games

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SARANAC LAKE — Paul Smith’s College roommates and Nordic ski team members Aidan Ripp and Timothy Ziegler were in two different mindsets at this time last year. Ripp was helping the team win race after race while Ziegler watched from the side. Ziegler had suffered a displacement ...

Party planning

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LAKE PLACID — A 10-day festival during the Lake Placid 2023 FISU Winter World University Games will make downtown Lake Placid a lively place, featuring daily medal ceremonies, free live music, games and entertainment, and winter sport-related activities. The Lake Placid 2023 FISU Games ...

Over 400 parking passes approved for FISU Games

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LAKE PLACID — More than 400 Lake Placid residents and business owners can expect to see a Lake Placid Parking Pass in their mailbox just before the 2023 FISU Games begin in January. A Lake Placid Parking Pass will be required to access road closures on Main Street and surrounding areas for ...

FISU Games to host figure skating exhibition gala Jan. 16

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid 2023 FISU Winter World University Games figure skating events wrap up with the Exhibition Gala at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16. The event is expected to be a fan favorite as some of the Games’ biggest performers will relax and enjoy entertaining the crowd. ...

FISU conference to address climate change, winter sports

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LAKE PLACID — The FISU World Conference, scheduled to coincide with the opening week of the Lake Placid 2023 FISU World University Games, will feature athletes, advocates, authors, innovators and environmental leaders in both the private sector and government, and researchers, focusing on ...