A venue used for the Lake Placid 1980 Winter Olympics and set to feature during the 2023 Winter World University Games could become a regular stop on the cross-country skiing and biathlon World Cup circuits, it is hoped.
A campaign has been launched in Lake Placid to build a statue to raise money to commemorate the “Miracle on Ice” when the United States ice hockey team won the gold medal at the 1980 Winter Olympic Games in the upstate New York village.
Olympic gold medals awarded to long jumper jumper Iván Pedroso and shooter Leuris Pupo have both sold for more than $70,000 (£51,000/€58,000) at an online auction as both exceeded their estimates.
A pair of Olympic gold medals won by Cuban athletes are up for auction with the price expected to soar in the closing days.
Olympic sites in Lake Placid have been lit blue at night in support of healthcare workers currently tackling the coronavirus pandemic.
An Olympic gold medal won by Steve Christoff, a member of the United States ice hockey team that stunned the Soviet Union at Lake Placid 1980, a victory dubbed the 'Miracle on Ice', has sold for $319,800 (£245,900/€295,000) in an online auction.
The 'Miracle on Ice' team responsible for one of the most iconic moments in Olympic history have defended appearing alongside Unite States President Donald Trump at a rally in Las Vegas.
A new exhibition has been opened in Lake Placid to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the village organising the 1980 Winter Olympic Games.
All but two players from the United States Olympic ice hockey team that beat the Soviet Union in the 1980 match known as the 'Miracle on Ice' will gather for a 40th anniversary celebration in Las Vegas next weekend.
The grand opening of any International Olympic Committee (IOC) session is normally largely ceremonial, with speeches often full of pleasantries and platitudes.
An Olympic gold medal won by Steve Christoff, a member of the United States ice hockey team that stunned the Soviet Union at Lake Placid 1980, a victory dubbed the "Miracle on Ice", has been put up for auction.