Blades of Glory

To race, play, compete or perform, lace up your skates and step onto the ice. Jump and spin, stick handle and shoot, score goals and go for gold.

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Peter Sears talking to coaches
Striking Olympic Silver

Just like the 1980 team, the 1972 squad featured mostly college and university age players from the mid-west and New England. On the 1972 squad was Lake Placid native Peter Sears... 

Featuring: Peter Sears
Heiden on the podium at the 1980 Games
America's Golden Boy

Records are meant to be broken, but Eric Heiden's five Olympic speed skating gold medals at a single Olympic Games will forever stand the test of time.

Featuring: Eric Heiden
Daktronics 1980 Herb Brooks Arena scoreboard
Dak to the Future

Gone but not forgotten...the scoreboard that chronicled the historic "Miracle on Ice" is lowered to make way for the new state-of-the-art Daktronics video board

Featuring: Daktronics
Stars on Ice cast, 1999
A Skating Home Away From Home

When it comes to Stars on Ice and their show in Lake Placid, 20-year producer Byron Allen knows all

Featuring: Bryon Allen
Evelyn Kramer with fellow skaters
The Spin Doctor ™

Who is The Spin Doctor ™? What is her story? Why does Lake Placid bring tears to her eyes?

Featuring: Evelyn Kramer
Charles Jewtraw. Photo courtesy of the Lake Placid Olympic Museum
A Lake Placid Legend

Do you know who won the first ever Winter Olympic medal? It's Lake Placid native, Charles Jewtraw.

Featuring: Charles Jewtraw
Phil Pritchard, left, posing with the Stanley Cup. Photo courtesy of HHOF Archives
Keeping the Cup

What it means to care for the greatest trophy in sports as told by the Keeper of the Stanley Cup, Phil Pritchard

Featuring: Phil Pritchard
Ken Morrow lifts the Stanley Cup
Wisdom, Insights and Advice from Ken Morrow

 Thoughts from Olympic gold-medalist, Stanley Cup Champ and NHL scout, Ken Morrow

Featuring: Ken Morrow
Todd Marchant skating for Clarkson
The Power of Determination

ECAC Tournament champ, Olympian and Stanley Cup winner, Todd Marchant shares how determination led to his hockey success

Featuring: Todd Marchant
Lake Placid High School hockey team after winning the 1980 NYS championship
The Lake Placid Hockey Tradition

Lake Placid native, Butch Martin shares his history with the sport and why hockey is so special in the small Olympic town

Featuring: Butch Martin

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