News

May 2, 2016
Lake Placid Hall of Fame Selection Committee Seeking Nominations
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The Lake Placid Hall of Fame Committee is seeking suggestions from residents of the Olympic region regarding nominations for 2016. Deadline for submittal is June 1. Inductions from 2015 included: James B. McKenna; and Beverley Pratt Reid. The annual induction banquet will be held in the fall.The Lake Placid Hall of Fame began in 1983 and has inducted over 100 individuals as... Continue Reading
April 20, 2016
Peddles to Leadville… WW100K Qualifies Cyclists for Prestigious Mountain Bike Race
7th Annual Wilmington Whiteface Bike Fest June 3-5, 2016 WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- From Austin, Texas to Wilmington, N.Y. thousands of mountain bikers are trying to qualify for the prestigious Leadville 100 MTB race, by participating in this season’s Leadville Qualifying Race Series. Qualifying for the prestigious Aug. 13, 2016 race has begun and on Sunday, June 5, cyclists from throughout the eastern... Continue Reading
March 25, 2016
Usource Supports ORDA’s Commitment to Environmental Responsibility
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – Usource announced that in conjunction with one of its largest electric suppliers, it has provided 100% renewable energy to two New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) ski resorts; Whiteface Mountain and Belleayre Mountain. This donation strengthens ORDA's commitment to environmental responsibility by incorporating Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) to... Continue Reading
March 20, 2016
D3 Men’s Ice Hockey’s Frozen Four in Lake Placid Friday and Saturday
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- SUNY Geneseo freshman forward Arthur Gordon scored a pair of first-period goals that proved to be the difference as the Knights defeated visiting Williams (18-6-2), 2-1, in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Men's Ice Hockey Tournament, Saturday, March 19. Geneseo (20-4-6) advances to play Wisconsin-Stevens Point (22-5-2) in the division III Frozen Four Friday, March... Continue Reading
March 19, 2016
ECAC Men’s Championship to Remain in Lake Placid
By: ECAC Hockey LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today that it has reached an agreement with the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) to continue its annual men's championship at the 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena, Lake Placid, N.Y. for a three-year term set to begin March, 2017. 
The agreement will keep the elite ECAC Hockey conference... Continue Reading