Adirondack Mac Visits Whiteface Mountain’s Opening Day


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WILMINGTON, N.Y. — The Lake Placid 2023 FISU World University Games’ Mascot Adirondack Mac visited Whiteface Mountain and it’s opening day of skiing and riding, today, Friday, Nov. 26, 2021.

During the January 12-22, 2023 FISU World University Games, the Wilmington, N.Y. ski resort will play host to Alpine ski racing.

The 31st Winter World University Games is expected to bring more than 2,500 athletes and delegates from 50 nations and 600 universities to compete in 12 sports and 86 events. In addition to Alpine skiing, collegiate-athletes will also compete in biathlon, cross country skiing, curling, figure skating, freeski and freestyle, ice hockey, Nordic combined, short track speed skating, ski jumping, snowboarding and speed skating (long track).

In addition to Wilmington, events will also be held in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Canton and Potsdam.

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PHOTOS: To download photos from Adirondack Mac’s visit to Whiteface Mountain click HERE. The link will be available for one week.

PHOTO COURTESY:  Lake Placid 2023