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Going strong at 80

November 26, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Skating is a sport for all ages, and nowhere is this more apparent than in Lake Placid, where the Skating Club of Lake Placid has a thriving adult program. more »»

Just like the old days

November 24, 2015 LAKE PLACID — As soon as there’s a chill in the air, the Herb Brooks Arena is a constant stream of hockey teams — some young, some old, some local, some Canadian and some from distant states. more »»

Uhlaender captures gold in return

November 20, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Two-time Olympian Katie Uhlaender made her presence known during the first two women's skeleton Intercontinental Cup races of the season, claiming a pair of victories in her first... more »»

Junior luge season underway in Norway

November 20, 2015 LILLEHAMMER, Norway — Park City, Utah junior luge racer Ashley Farquharson got the international season underway Thursday in Lillehammer with a fourth-place effort in a Junior World Cup event. more »»

Local USA Luge athletes ready for World Cup season

November 12, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Chris Mazdzer of Saranac Lake and Erin Hamlin of Remsen are both coming off of a successful 2014-15 luge season, and they’re excited to get back on trac. more »»

OLYMPIC EFFECT: Olympic bid details are still uncertain

November 12, 2015 LAKE PLACID — There are still major questions left unanswered about a North Country effort to pursue an Winter Olympic bi. more »»

OLYMPIC EFFECT: Commission to boost sports tourism

November 12, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Local officials hope to create a new sports commission for the North Country region, with plans to use state economic development funding to get the ball rolling. more »»

Trio sweeps fall luge races

November 9, 2015 PARK CITY, Utah — Emily Sweeney and the doubles team of Sochi Olympians Matt Mortensen and Jayson Terdiman completed the fall sweep of luge races Sunday at the Utah Olympic Park by winning their... more »»

Skeleton team selections finalized

November 9, 2015 PARK CITY, Utah — Ten athletes were named to the 2015-2016 USA Skeleton National Team Friday after points were tallied following the fourth and final selection race in Park City, Utah. more »»

West heats up in seeding race

October 30, 2015 LAKE PLACID — With a snow squall moving through Lake Placid during the race, Tucker West, Emily Sweeney and the doubles team of Matt Mortensen and Jayson Terdiman emerged victorious in the first of... more »»

USA bobsled selects teams

October 27, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Twenty-three athletes were selected to be part of the 2015-16 USA bobsled national team roster Monday. more »»

Graybill, Antoine win first skeleton selection race

October 27, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Savannah Graybill and Matt Antoine won their respective skeleton selection races Monday at Mount Van Hoevenberg. more »»

Junior ambassadors

October 26, 2015 more »»

USA bobsled national team announced

October 26, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Twenty-three athletes were announced to the 2015-2016 USA Bobsled National Team roster today. more »»

Need for speed

October 22, 2015 LAKE PLACID — When it came to learning how American children grow up to become Olympic medalists on the U.S. more »»

Snow falls on selection races

October 20, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The first snowfall of the year welcomed the USA Bobsled Team at Mount Van Hoevenberg on Saturday for the first national team selection race of the season. more »»

First-time winners

October 12, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The U.S. more »»

Flaming Leaves takes flight

October 9, 2015     LAKE PLACID — Ski jumping will highlight another busy autumn weekend Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 10-11, here in the Olympic Region. more »»

Ice time at Van Ho

October 9, 2015 LAKE PLACID — USA Luge Olympian Aidan Kelly took the first official run of the season Thursday morning on the mile-long track of ice on Mount Van Hoevenberg. more »»

Luge, bobsled and skeleton athletes take it outside

October 7, 2015 LAKE PLACID (AP) — The winter sports sliding venue that’s home ice for the U.. more »»

Team Lake Placid goes global

October 5, 2015 LAKE PLACID — The rain that poured down on a chilly, windy Wednesday afternoon was a reminder that winter may not be far off. more »»