November 3, 2017
ALBANY, N.Y. --- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced upcoming international winter qualifying events as athletes from around the world compete on Lake Placid's Olympic venues this fall and winter ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. "Lake Placid is a gem of the Adirondacks and this winter, New Yorkers and visitors alike can experience world-class athletes competing right here in the North... Continue Reading
October 30, 2017
Team USA Earns Three Medals at 2017 Skate Canada International
2017 Bridgestone Skate America Wraps Up Grand Prix Series... Tickets Remain on Sale By: U.S. Figure Skating REGINA, Saskatchewan - Team USA took home three medals Saturday as Skate Canada International, the second event of the 2017 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series, concluded in Regina, Saskatchewan. Jason Brown, in third place after the short program, took home silver in the men's event,... Continue Reading
October 4, 2017
Lake Placid's Combined Sliding Track Opens for the Season
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2017-'18 sliding season is officially underway at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg combined bobsled, luge and skeleton track in Lake Placid, N.Y. The American women's bobsled team of Elana Meyers Taylor and Lake Kwaza kicked the season off, as the first sled down the mile long track. "It's just awesome to get started, the weather really hasn't been cooperating, so to be able to... Continue Reading
October 3, 2017
2017 Lake Placid Hall of Fame Ticket Deadline Approaches
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The 2017 Lake Placid Hall of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 15, in the Conference Center at Lake Placid, beginning at 11 a.m. Tickets for the 34th Annual Induction Banquet are $35 and are now available at the Olympic Center box office through Tuesday, Oct. 10. The inductees for this year's class include Cora Clark and Andrew Weibrecht. The Lake Placid... Continue Reading
October 2, 2017
Vermont’s Ross Miner Added to Team USA’s Skate America Lineup
Tickets Still on Sale for Skate America Grand Prix Lake Placid LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- U.S. Figure Skating recently added Ross Miner, a native of Burlington, Vt., to its men's lineup of skaters who will compete in the Skate America Grand Prix, Nov. 24-26, in Lake Placid, N.Y. In addition to Miner, the American men's roster also includes Nathan Chen and Adam Rippon. Miner should feel right at home... Continue Reading