We were told by Oval staff that the oval is scheduled to open tomorrow, Friday 12/15, for speed and public sessions. Below is the “tentative” schedule that was released by ORDA this afternoon: Looking forward to a grand season! C
The crew continues to work on readying the Oval for the start of the season after several days of flooding, sweeping, and start and finish line placement. We will post as soon as schedule information is released. C
Hello everyone, Just a note to say, the process of “flooding” the oval to add ice started last night; it has not resumed yet today, nor do we know when the oval will open for sure. Keep watching this page for more information as it becomes available.
ATTENTION!!! AS OF FEBRUARY 22ND THE OVAL IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!! TO THOSE READING ON THE MAIN PAGE, PLEASE CLICK THROUGH TO READ WITH CORRECT FORMATTING. Thanks! This schedule is from ORDA’s skating schedule website. I do have a question submitted to ORDA management regarding the availability of morning skating Monday the 20th […]
We have just confirmed with ORDA management that the Oval is officially closed for the season due to the warm temperatures (it is currently 55 degrees and sunny) and continued warm weather forecasted. Therefore, that also means that the Lake Placid Ice Marathon Finale is cancelled. If you have entered the Marathon, you will be […]
The Oval is closed today in an attempt to preserve the ice. Please keep watching this site for more info.
Due to the need for ice repair, there are no sessions today 2/21/17 on the Oval. Keep watching this site for more info as it becomes available. Christie
*PLEASE NOTE: THE REST OF THE OVAL SESSIONS ARE CANCELLED TODAY 2/20/17* Still a remarkably sunny and warm day in Lake Placid. We had our 9 am – 11 am session this morning but the oval is closed for the rest of the day. Fingers crossed for tomorrow’s morning session. ICE RATING (1-10, with 10 […]
Due to unsafe ice conditions (ie, soft ice), the oval is closed today. Please keep watching the site for more information as it becomes available.
Hello everyone, There is no 4 pm – 6 pm session today due to soft ice; the crew is dedicated to preserving the ice for tomorrow’s races. Jury still out as to whether there will be public skating (hockey and figure skates only) tonight.
The sun was out! Nothing better than skating in the sun. Ice Rating (from 1-10, with 10 being best): 6.5 There were several rough spots and grooves; not surprising, considering the poor oval was buried in 6-8 inches of snow after yesterday’s Snowpocalypse. Some smooth spots and no doubt that after the hard work of […]