Freestyle Programs

MEDIA ALERT: Credentials Available for Lake Placid World Cup

by
Amanda Revman
2013-12-16 14:26
 

Media credentials are now available for the USANA Freestyle Cup in Lake Placid, NY Jan.15-18. The event is the final domestic event for both moguls and aerials before the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. This event is also the final olympic qualification event for the aerials team. The top U.S. and international athletes will be on site competing for their Olympic spot.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Olympic Champion, Hannah Kearney (Norwich VT) won the first World Cup event this season In Ruka, Finland
  • Olympian Ashley Caldwell (Ashburn, VA) took second at the aerials World Cup opener on Sunday, her first competition in over two years
  • The U.S. had seven┬ámoguls athletes in the top 10 last season (four men, three women)
  • Two aerial athletes were ranked in the top 10 last season (one man, one woman)

Credentials, when approved, will be available at the venue or at your listed hotel if preferred. Other arrangements may be made on an individual basis.

Housing Information: List of hotels/motels in the Lake Placid area may be found online at www.lakeplacid.com. The Lake Placid/Essex County Visitors Bureau may also be of help at (800) 44-PLACID (800-447-5224).

FOR MORE CREDENTIAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
Jon Lundin
Jlundin@orda.org
518.523.1655 x5313

FOR U.S. FREESTYLE ATHLETE INQUIRIES CONTACT:
Amanda Revman
arevman@ussa.org
435.714.2934