New York's sports teams and venues are among the most storied in American history. Besides being the birthplace of the American pastime in Cooperstown, the Empire State is the home of the oldest major sports venue in the U.S. at the Saratoga Race Course, and one of America's greatest Olympic triumphs that made everyone believe in miracles. These sites and others can be experienced as a fan, and some even as a participant.
The Lake Placid Olympic Museum brings to life the Olympic memories and achievements from 1932 and 1980, including the American hockey team`s Miracle on Ice over the Soviets, and Sonja Henie and Eric... more
Watkins Glen is a nationally recognized center for car racing. It is listed in the New York State and National Registers of Historic Places, and hosts an annual Grand Prix reenactment. The... more