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Lake Placid Marathon and Half returns on Sunday

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LAKE PLACID — About 800 athletes will converge on this village Sunday, Sept. 12 for the annual Lake Placid Marathon and Half, the first time this event has been held since 2019, as last year it was canceled due to the coronavrius pandemic. The race will have two notable differences to the ...

USABS announces National Team for Bobsled and Skeleton

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LAKE PLACID — USA Bobsled and Skeleton announced its nine-athlete roster for the 2021-2022 women’s national bobsled team on Monday, Sept 6. The roster includes Kaillie Humphries, who has not yet gotten a U.S. passport. The USA Bobsled team held its final Push Championship of the ...

Bombers fall to Boquet Valley

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid girls varsity soccer team fell 3-0 to Boquet Valley on Tuesday at the North Elba Show Grounds. In the first game of the season, the Blue Bombers kept the game close throughout the entire first half and most of the second half. That was until Boquet ...

LP Volleyball drops two games

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LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid volleyball team lost both of its matchups to start the fall season, against Tupper Lake and Northern Adirondack. In the first match of the season, the Blue Bombers were defeated 3-1 on Thursday at the Lake Placid High School. In a non-league matchup, ...

Caligiore moves up in golf rankings

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Aimee Caligiore left the southern California desert last week a happy golfer after negotiating three different courses and achieving a much higher playing status for next season on the Symetra Tour, operated by the Ladies Professional Golf Association. At the first qualifying stage, held ...

Search for sliders lands in Lake Placid next month

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LAKE PLACID — A nationwide search for promising young sliders will come to Lake Placid on Sept. 19. USA Luge, which is headquartered in Lake Placid, announced Monday that its White Castle Slider Search — its nationwide recruitment tour, first established in 1985 — will be held in ...