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Empire State Winter Games hockey winners were Champlain Valley, Rochester and Pelham

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 18:18
adirondacks, usa – The Champlain Valley women’s hockey team, featuring nine former SUNY Plattsburgh players who have won NCAA Division III championships, captured the gold medal Sunday in Tupper Lake... more

ESWG winter bike events held on snowy Whiteface Mountain

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 17:36
adirondacks, usa – Winter bike at Whiteface Mountain in Wilmington marked the return of the fat tire events that started at last year’s Empire State Winter Games, presented by Community Bank. Winter... more

Empire State Winter Games Day 2 features luge novices to Masters

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 13:30
adirondacks, usa – Bill Dearborn won the luge Masters division Sunday morning as the Empire State Winter Games, presented by Community Bank, entered its third and final day of competition. Dearborn... more

Adaptive skiers and riders mixed it up on Whiteface Mt at Empire State Winter Games

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 21:44
adirondacks, usa – Whiteface Mountain’s Mixing Bowl beginner trail was the scene of adaptive alpine ski and snowboard racing Saturday at the Empire State Winter Games, presented by Community Bank.... more

Empire State Winter Games cross country ski races field ages under 16 to 82

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 21:41
adirondacks, usa – Lake Placid’s Jesse Izzo raced to the 6-kilometer cross country ski race gold medal Saturday at the Empire State Winter Games (ESWG), presented by Community Bank. Izzo negotiated... more

Marathon skate at the Empire State Winter Games: the longest of long track speed skating

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 21:38
adirondacks, usa – Fletcher Codd and Guylaine Larouche won the first marathon skate Saturday in Lake Placid at the Empire State Winter Games (ESWG), presented by Community Bank. Originally slated to... more

Adaptive sports at Empire State Winter Games include biathlon sprint

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 15:43
adirondacks, usa – The adaptive biathlon sprint took place at Mount Van Hoevenberg, five miles from Lake Placid, as part of the Empire State Winter Games (ESWG), presented by Community Bank. On a... more

Young luge racers find hard ice, fast track for Empire State Winter Games competitions

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 14:40
adirondacks, usa – Temperatures of 15 degrees Saturday morning led to fast sliding conditions at Mount Van Hoevenberg, outside Lake Placid, for youth division luge races at the Empire State Winter... more

Northwood School students, NYSEF skiers grab medals in Empire State Winter Games alpine ski racing

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 07:58
adirondacks, usa – Matthieu Cote and Sarah Bennett, a pair of students at Northwood School in Lake Placid, captured gold medals in the Super-G Friday at Whiteface Mountain as Empire State Winter... more

ESWG hockey breaks out at the Tupper Lake Memorial Civic Center

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 07:55
adirondacks, usa – A full slate of hockey games Friday at the Tupper Lake Civic Center helped headline the opening day of the Empire State Winter Games, presented by Community Bank. New York City,... more

Empire State Winter Games adaptive skiers get the snowball rolling at Whiteface Mountain

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 16:50
adirondacks, usa – United States Paralympian Tyler Carter, of Topton, Pa., won the men’s Super-G standing 1 Friday as competition got underway at Whiteface Mountain. On a day of intermittent... more

ESWG underway in six communities after Opening Ceremony

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 07:16
adirondacks, usa – The Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) officially began Thursday night in Lake Placid’s Herb Brooks Arena before some 4,000 onlookers. The 90-minute event opened with the Parade of... more

Much more snow, great conditions, added events as Opening Ceremony approaches

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 07:42
Empire State Winter Games: what a difference a year makes adirondacks, usa – Organizers of the 37th annual Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) have inspected the competition venues, studied the weather... more

Marathon Skate Moved to Lake Placid Speed Skating Oval

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 08:37
adirondacks, usa – Organizers of the Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) announced Tuesday that, although Mirror Lake in Lake Placid is safe with ample ice depth, recent weather has rendered the skating... more

ESWG Opening Ceremony set for Thursday night in Lake Placid Olympic Center

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 07:49
ESWG Headquarters in Mid’s Park is a must visit Fri – Sun Fireworks display over Mirror Lake Saturday 6:30     adirondacks, usa – The 37th renewal of the Empire State Winter Games (ESWG), presented... more

Empire State Winter Games brings fun activities to Mid’s Park on Main Street in Lake Placid

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 17:05
  adirondacks, usa – Athletes, family members, fans and visitors in Lake Placid for the 2017 Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) should make it a point to walk Main Street and pass through Mid’s Park to... more

Winter bike, big air, slopestyle complement traditional ESWG events

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 12:53
Empire State Winter Games organizers take events to the edge with progressive competitions adirondacks, usa – Continuing a series of events that started last February, organizers of the 2017 Empire... more

Empire State Winter Games announce new sports, venues and more cash prizes in 2017

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 09:39
Malone, N.Y. - Marathon skate, youth ski race, broomball and barrel jumping were just some of the highlights mentioned as Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) officials announced the addition of new... more

Community Bank N.A. Announces Partnership with Empire State Winter Games

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 15:18
Empire State Winter Games announces two new sports and expects more than 2,000 participants for 2017 games Canton, N.Y. — Community Bank N.A. President and CEO Mark Tryniski announced this morning... more

Skiers and riders compete at Empire State Winter Games slopestyle events at Titus Mountain in Malone

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 13:09
adirondacks, usa – Titus Mountain in Malone, the site of Big Air and Slopestyle events at the weekend’s Empire State Winter Games (ESWG), spared no expense in creating the needed snow for two of the... more

Empire State Winter Games teams from opposite ends of NYS win hockey gold


Monday, February 8, 2016 - 07:07
adirondacks, usa – Taylor Craig, daughter of 1980 Miracle on Ice goaltender Jim Craig, scored the winning goal and added four assists to lead New York City to a 5-2 victory over Saratoga in the gold... more

Empire State Winter Games Big Air athletes stoke a large Northern Adirondack crowd at Titus Mt

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 07:06
adirondacks, usa – On a night of amplitude and attitude, Big Air made its Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) debut over the weekend at Titus Mountain in Malone. It was also the coming out party for... more

With a big field, luge was huge at the Empire State Winter Games

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 17:21
adirondacks, usa – More than 50 luge racers, ranging in age from youth to youth gone by, made the annual Empire State Winter Games (ESWG) pilgrimage to Mount Van Hoevenberg in Lake Placid this... more

Bike Cross makes its Empire State Winter Games debut at Mount Pisgah in Saranac Lake

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 08:52
adirondacks, usa – The second day of the Empire State Winter Games Winter Bike schedule produced the first-ever Bike Cross event at Mount Pisgah in Saranac Lake. The race, a combination of boarder... more

Empire State Winter Games ski jumping Saturday on the 
K 20 and 48 hills

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 08:46
adirondacks, usa – The K Point 20 and 48 hills at the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex produced a day’s worth of action Saturday as Empire State Winter Games athletes literally set sail just outside Lake... more

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