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Today I drove into Lake Placid, New York. Every time I drive into this city, I cannot help but be in awe of the Olympic ski jump ramps, giant structures soaring over the woods.

Olympic Shadows 1

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At the beginning of June, during another visit to Lake Placid, we stopped by the Olympic arenas. Here is Trisha imitating the form of a speed skater, on the very rink where Eric Heiden won an unprecedented five individual gold medals, and set four Olympic records and one world record in 1980.

Olypmpic Shadows 2

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Olympic shadows are strong in Lake Placid, even 34 years later.

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