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Adult skaters take a breath of fresh air

August 29, 2017 LAKE PLACID — When one thinks of figure skating, it is usually of young girls contorting themselves into strangely positioned spins, launching themselves into triple jumps or racing around the ice... more »»

Before the gold rush

August 24, 2017 Biathlon is the only winter sport in which the United States has never won an Olympic medal. Lowell Bailey and Tim Burke aim to change this. more »»

Bradley wraps up Ice Show series

August 23, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Ryan Bradley, 2011 national champion and Worlds competitor, wrapped up the Lake Placid Saturday Night Ice Show season Aug. more »»

Dale Earnhardt Jr. ready for bobsled after retiring

August 18, 2017 LAKE PLACID — When NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. more »»

U.S. women take game one against Canada

August 18, 2017 LAKE PLACID — The United States rode a three-goal opening period to a 4-1 victory over Canada on Thursday to kick off a three-game series between each country’s under-18 women’s national ice... more »»

Bradley to close out Ice Show season

August 18, 2017 LAKE PLACID — The 2017 summer skating series wraps up tonight with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center in the 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena. more »»

Razzano puts on a show in Lake Placid

August 15, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Doug Razzano, a national and international level competitor, was the star of the largest Saturday Night Ice Show of the season on Aug. 12 in the 1932 Jack Shea arena. more »»

Hubbell, Donohue in top form at Ice Show

August 8, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Four-time US National bronze medalists and World competitors Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue have always been one of the most innovative and distinctive ice dance teams on the... more »»

Deep USA Luge team eyeing Olympic season

August 4, 2017 LAKE PLACID — First it was the alpine skiers, then biathletes, and finally, luge athletes were on hand to meet and talk with the public. more »»

Medal-winning dance team to highlight Saturday Night Ice Show

August 4, 2017 LAKE PLACID — The summer skating series continues tonight in the 1932 Rink Jack Shea Arena with the Saturday Night Ice Show at the Olympic Center. more »»

USA Luge gears up for Olympics, despite political tensions

August 3, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Three months before USA Luge athletes compete in their first World Cup of the season in Austria, they are busy gearing up for another Olympic season. more »»

USA Curling hires former USA Luge director Ron Rossi

August 3, 2017 LAKE PLACID — As USA Luge prepares for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, its former director has joined the staff at the United States Curling Associatio. more »»

Lussi opens season with bronze

August 2, 2017 Lake Placid native Nina Lussi captured the bronze medal Saturday at the 2018 U.S. Ski Jumping Championships on the HS134 meter hill at the Utah Olympic Park in Park City, Utah. more »»

Decker, Weibrecht greet fans at Olympic Museum

July 28, 2017 LAKE PLACID — A small crowd of kids and parents mingled about, wondering if it was OK to go up and touch the shiny things on the table. This being a museum, most people were hesitant. more »»

Fans get closer look at Olympic biathletes

July 26, 2017 LAKE PLACID — A pair of three-time Olympians highlighted last Thursday’s Meet an Olympian program at the Lake Placid Olympic Museum as U.S. more »»

International skates into town

July 25, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Glamour, elegance and style will be center ice Wednesday, July 26 through Saturday, July 29, when the Lake Placid Ice Dance Championships and Ice Dance International featuring elite ic... more »»

Denney, Coughlin transcend competitions

July 19, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Caydee Denney and John Coughlin have made skating a career in the performance realm and in other areas of the sport as well. more »»

Weibrecht feeling strong going into Olympic year

July 14, 2017 LAKE PLACID — In an ideal world, every new season should bring hope and promise for good fortune and success. Especially if the previous year didn’t go very well. more »»

Miner entertains the crowd

July 12, 2017 LAKE PLACID — Ross Miner, the 2013 U.S. more »»

USOC chooses Tom Miller as top volunteer

July 6, 2017 SARANAC LAKE — Tom Miller admits he’s never been a really good speedskater. But when it comes to coaching young athletes the sport, he’s pretty darn good. more »»

 
 

Lake Placid Diet

Lake Placid Half Marathon among the most walker-friendly races in Northeast

May 11, 2017 Since launching the Lake Placid Diet more than three years ago, I’ve had my ups and downs with weight and highs and lows with self-esteem, health issues and achieving my goals. more »

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