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July 13, 2018
Lake Placid Ice Dancing Championships & International Return July 24-27
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- As many as 280 figure skaters of all levels will take to the Olympic Center ice to compete in the Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships & International, July 24-27. The competitions, featuring skaters from the United States and five other nations, will be held in both the 1932 Rink and Herb Brooks Arena. Tickets for the fourth annual Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships... Continue Reading
July 10, 2018
Lake Placid Welcomes Back Viessmann FIL Luge World Cup Racing this Winter
Luge World Cup Returns to Lake Placid December 15-16, 2018 LAKE PLACID, N.Y. --- The 2018 Olympic Winter Games are in the rear-view mirror and now the world's best luge athletes begin focusing on the Beijing, China Winter Games just four years away. The journey towards those Games begin with the 2018-'19 World Cup series which opens in late-November and makes nine stops, through six countries, to... Continue Reading
June 21, 2018
Lake Placid Figure Skating Championships Kick off Summer Skating Season
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- As many as 500 figure skaters of all levels will take to the Olympic Center ice to compete in the annual Lake Placid Figure Skating Championships. The competitions in men and ladies singles and pairs, begin Thursday, June 28, in both the 1932 Rink and Herb Brooks Arena and continue through Sunday, July 1. Tickets for the 61st Lake Placid Figure Skating Championships are... Continue Reading
June 15, 2018
Whiteface Mountain Cycling Center Opens Daily June 29
WILMINGTON, N.Y. --- There are several ways to enjoy a summer day in the Lake Placid, N.Y. region, but it doesn't get much more fun than on a mountain bike. Beginning Friday, June 29, the Whiteface Mountain Bike Park, in Wilmington, N.Y., opens daily for the summer season. The Whiteface Mountain Bike Park boasts 17 singletrack trails and one doubletrack, five ski trails, and four service roads.... Continue Reading
May 14, 2018
ORDA Venues Gearing Up for Summer Season
Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway Opens Friday LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – Three Olympic venues open this weekend as the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) ramps up a full slate of family fun and activities throughout the summer and fall seasons. The Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway, in Wilmington, N.Y., kicks off the openings on Friday, May 18. The... Continue Reading