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July 5, 2016
Saturday Night Ice Shows Continue with Doug Razzano
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2016 summer skating series continues, July 8, with Friday's Freaky Friday and July 9 with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center, in Lake Placid, N.Y. Both events will be held in the center's 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. The rink, training ground for countless world-class skaters, is testament to Lake Placid's Olympic heritage. Doug Razzano, an 11-time national... Continue Reading
June 29, 2016
Saturday Night Ice Shows Begin July 2nd
Ross Miner opens the season LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2016 summer skating series open, July 1 with Friday's Freaky Friday and July 2 with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center, in Lake Placid, N.Y. Both events will be held in the center's 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. The rink, training ground for countless world-class skaters, is testament to Lake Placid's Olympic heritage. Ross Miner... Continue Reading
June 5, 2016
Rain Soaks WW100 MTB Racers
Quebec's Mathieu Belanger-Barrett Defends his Title WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- Considered the most difficult of the seven Leadville 100 MTB qualifying races, the Wilmington Whiteface 100K mountain bike race (WW100) is challenging enough under ideal conditions. But Sunday's, June 5, weather at Whiteface Mountain and in Wilmington, N.Y. were far from that. Just minutes before the start of the 7 a.m., 69-... Continue Reading
June 1, 2016
World Cup Luge Returns to Lake Placid Dec. 2-3 for Second Event of New Season
Americans anxious to return to site of record-breaking results in 2015LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The International Luge Federation (FIL) has announced its Viessmann World Cup racing schedule for 2016-2017, and in conjunction with USA Luge, will host a weekend series Dec. 2-3 at Mount Van Hoevenberg, just outside Lake Placid.The track, managed and operated by the New York Olympic Regional Development... Continue Reading
June 1, 2016
Celebrate the Bicycle during this Weekend’s 7th Annual Wilmington Whiteface Bikefest
WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- Hundreds of cyclists will hit the roads, back country roads and trails during Sunday's, June 5, Wilmington Whiteface 100k (WW100) mountain bike race. Cyclists from throughout the northeastern United States and Canada hope that this event will qualify them for one of 70 to 100 spots in the prestigious Leadville 100 (LT100). Beginning and ending at Whiteface Mountain the 69-... Continue Reading