USA Luge to host FIL Junior World Cup at Utah Olympic Park

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LAKE PLACID — International junior luge athletes are coming to North America for the FIL Junior Luge World Cup from Nov. 30 to Dec. 3 at Utah Olympic Park, home of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Park City. USA Luge athletes expected to compete include 2022 Junior World Championship ...

IBSF North American Cup kicks off in Lake Placid

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LAKE PLACID — The IBSF North American Cup kicked off at Mount Van Hoevenberg, marking the first outdoor competition of the 2023/2024 sliding season for the stars and stripes. This event also coincided with USABS’ Bobsled Selection Races. “The athletes have waited a long time to get ...

Still time to sign up for Turkey Trots in the Tri-Lakes

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SARANAC LAKE — The annual Turkey Trots on Thanksgiving are returning to the Tri-Lakes region this week. The villages of Lake Placid, Saranac Lake and Tupper Lake will host their running events on Thursday, Nov. 23, all of which benefit local organizations. - Lake Placid - Adirondack ...

USA Skeleton announces teams for World Cup and Europe Cup

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LAKE PLACID — United States Bobsled and Skeleton announced on Nov. 7 its skeleton roster for the IBSF World Cup team and Europe Cup team. The World Cup team includes Mystique Ro, Sara Roderick, Michelle Toukan and Katie Uhlaender in the women’s division and Dan Barefoot, Austin Florian ...

New NCAA DI men’s hockey tourney to debut in December

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LAKE PLACID — A brand new collegiate men’s hockey tournament will debut in Lake Placid in December. The Adirondack Winter Invitational men’s hockey tournament will bring together some of the top NCAA Division I programs in the nation for a tournament on Dec. 29 and 30 at the Olympic ...

NYSEF to offer free Learn to Fly sessions

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LAKE PLACID — The New York Ski Educational Foundation announced the dates for its Learn to Fly program this month. The program will offer local kids a chance to try out the sport of ski jumping for a day at the Olympic Jumping Complex in Lake Placid. Learn to Fly sessions will be held in ...