Boulder, CO – The historic Northwoods Inn is located in the heart of the picturesque village of Lake Placid. This 92 room historic hotel with two restaurants has hosted some of the greatest athletes in the world and been witness to many world class athletic events including the 1932 and the 1980 winter Olympic Games, 2000 Goodwill Games, and the Annual Ironman Lake Placid since 2000.
Touted as one of the most challenging of the Ironman courses, Lake Placid is the perfect training ground to prepare you for the race of a lifetime. Entering its ninth year, Ford Ironman USA Lake Placid is the second oldest North America Sports event (behind Subaru Ironman Canada) and ranks as one of the most popular events in the world. The 2007 event sold out to general entry in less than 90 minutes.
As the official hotel we are offering training weekends every weekend prior to July 24th at a low $89.00 per night rate for a standard two room suite and $109.00 per night for a two room kitchenette suite. Call and request the Ironman Training Special when placing your reservation.
Northwoods Inn has two restaurants with outdoor seating on Main Street, each uses the freshest ingredients possible. Should your dietary requirements steer you away from a traditional restaurant setting, our well equipped kitchenette suites will enable you to control a more personalized regimen.
For more information on Ford Ironman Lake Placid visit www.nasports.com