34th Empire State Winter Games

February 5-8th, 2015

The 2015 Empire State Winter Games are a multi-day sports event that will take place February 5-8, 2015. For more than 34 years, the Games have brought together over 1,000 athletes from across the State to compete in a variety of winter sports.

Games presented by

 Thank you Hannaford!!


2014 Athlete Wear "Parade of Athletes"


Keynote Speaker announced!!  2014


Tommy Biesemeyer, U.S. Ski Team racer

Biesemeyer, of Keene, N.Y. is a product of the New York Ski Educational Foundation at Whiteface Mountain.  He has raced as a member of the U.S. Ski Team in recent years.  Beisemeyer was in consideration this winter for nomination to the Sochi Winter Games, but a knee injury suffered earlier this season ended those hopes.

A skier since the age of three, Beisemeyer won the overall 2011 North American Ski Trophy Series. He also added the Super Combined title that season, and at the 2011 U.S. Championships he raced to a silver medal in Super G.


While you are in Town....

Check out the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival!

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Opening Ceremonies:  Thursday, February 6th.  Athlete line-up at 5:45, program begins at 6pm. There is no charge for this event-invite your friends and families to watch you march in the Parade of Athletes.  

Empire Fun Fest!   Saturday evening from 5-7pm in the Speedskating Oval



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