Exclusive-Full Interview with Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue

Hubbell and Donohue perform in the Lake Placid Saturday Night Ice Show July 16th (Photo by Christie Sausa, Lake Placid Skater).

Hello All, As part of my “Meet the Skaters” series for the Lake Placid News, I was fortunate to interview ice dancers Madison Hubbell & Zachary Donohue this summer in between performances at the famous Lake Placid Saturday Night Ice Show. The article was online briefly in it’s entirety but is …

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Bradley & Denney/Coughlin Interviews, Ice Show Photos, and more

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Believe it or not, the summer is almost over in Lake Placid–after this week, the summer camp and adult week ends, closing another nice summer season. Before that happens, though, there are two more shows and a test session coming up. What else has been going on this summer? Read on! …

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World Figure Championship & other news

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World Figure Championship creates new skating discipline in Lake Placid Wow, what a busy and exhilarating weekend! I have been busy the past few months with writing projects and serving as the media manager for the World Figure Championship (I wrote many articles and managed the event’s official Facebook page). It was …

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Ashley Cain, Ross Miner skate in Lake Placid

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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. …

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Help Support the World Figure Championship & Figure Festival!

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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 …

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Litz Demonstrates Artistry on and off the Ice (Article)

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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 …

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Exclusive Interview with 1972 Olympic Champion Trixi Schuba

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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) …

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Mirai Nagasu article and ice show photos

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Hey everyone, Happy weekend! I’ve been super busy so apologies for the delay in posting…Ironman Lake Placid (the huge triathlon that comes to Lake Placid every year) is in town and I have been busy writing other articles, transcribing interviews, and working at the Skate Shop. Click HERE to  read my …

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July 4th Saturday Night Ice Show photos

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Hi everyone, Hope you had a happy 4th of July! Check out some of these photos from the ice show…as I explain in the Facebook album description, it is difficult to capture super clear photographs with spotlight lighting, so as always I did the best I could. Enjoy and feel …

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