Denney and Coughlin skate in Lake Placid & other news

2012 US National Pairs Champions and World Competitors Denney and Coughlin perform in Lake Placid’s Saturday Night Ice Show August 15th’s Saturday Night Ice Show starred Caydee Denney and John Coughlin, who recently announced their retirement from competitive figure skating–and they have quite a professional career ahead of them! You …

Continue reading

Ashley Cain, Ross Miner skate in Lake Placid


Ashley Cain, Ross Miner headline Saturday Night Ice Show The August 8 Saturday Night Ice Show boasted 34 skaters mostly from the New Jersey and Metro area, who were joined by guest skaters Ashley Cain, a National and International   medalist, and Ross Miner, a National medalist and World competitor. …

Continue reading

Help Support the World Figure Championship & Figure Festival!

WFC photo section 1

Hi everyone, There is only a week left to support the World Figure Championship & Figure Festival on Indiegogo. Now’s the time to take advantage of some great perks, help support the event, and be a part of creating ” new skating history”. What is the World Figure Championship? The …

Continue reading

Litz Demonstrates Artistry on and off the Ice (Article)

Tommy Litz butterfly large photo

Tommy Litz to join illustrious judging panel and coaching staff at the Inaugural 2015 World Figure Championship & Figure Festival later this month. Here’s my second article in the Lake Placid News this week, about elite skater, coach, and artist Tommy Litz. He is also serving as a judge at the World …

Continue reading

Lake Placid skaters and Paul Wylie on WPTZ segment


This segment was found on the Weather Channel and WPTZ’s website (our local Plattsburgh-based tv station). It discusses Olympic Town Lake Placid’s “Olympic Fever” leading up to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro. Skaters, Paul Wylie included in WPTZ Lake Placid segment In the clip, you can see …

Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with 1972 Olympic Champion Trixi Schuba

Trixi Schuba with medals & dog

Lake Placid Skater Note: This exclusive interview with Trixi Schuba has been condensed and clarified for ease of reading…the interview was conducted by Karen Courtland Kelly at the request of Christie Sausa, for use as quotes for Sausa’s Lake Placid News article (found here). “Lake Placid Skater notes” (in italics) …

Continue reading