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FasterSkier would like to thank the Mirror Lake Inn for providing lodging and meals in Lake Placid this weekend.   WILMINGTON, N.Y. — Over the years, the Climb to the Castle rollerski race up Whiteface Mountain has become a fixture of the annual US Ski Team (USST) Lake Placid training camp. A challenging race that provides a good barometer of fitness, the event features excellent head-to-head competition and good-natured drama. The question this year? What would happen...

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FasterSkier would like to thank the Mirror Lake Inn for providing lodging and meals in Lake Placid this weekend. WILMINGTON, N.Y. — One thing was clear to the women’s field racing the Climb to the Castle on Saturday morning: Liz Stephen (U.S. Ski Team) was not messing around. Her competitors expected a hard effort from the traditionally strong climber, but her half-mile gap on the rest of the field just three miles into the 5-mile race up...