Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 30 Jul 2016 18:36:38 EDTSat, 30 Jul 2016 18:36:38 EDT player dies after collapsing on field LAKE - The 43rd annual Can-Am Rugby Tournament got off to a somber start Friday, July 29 when a rugby player collapsed on the field during a match and later died at the hospital of an apparent heart attack.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTRuggers return PLACID - The string of big events keeps rolling on.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFamilies make sacrifices along with Ironman athletes PLACID - No one in their right mind would say that completing an Ironman is easy. Propelling yourself 140.6 miles by swimming, biking and running for hours on end requires mental and physical toughness that few people possess.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFans get creative to support Ironman triathletes PLACID - Sarah Galvin walked into her Main Street shop, the Bookstore Plus, at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 24, just after it opened. The first 10 or so customers weren't shopping for books.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTJackson makes new Ironman course record in women's pro race PLACID - Sunday's Ironman Lake Placid triathlon could have very well been called the Heather Jackson show.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT