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The Empire State Winter Games are designed for athletes of all ages and abilities. Each sport has its own qualification requirements, which may include age, level, and/or residency. Please visit your sports page for more information!
The 2023 Empire State Winter Games will be held February 2-5, 2023, with the Opening Ceremony happening on the night of February 2.
Athlete jackets are first-come-first-serve and can be picked up during athlete check-in. Athlete check-in will be at the Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort during the following times:
- Wednesday, February 1 4pm – 6pm
- Thursday, February 2 10am – 6pm
- Friday, February 3 10am – 6pm
- Saturday, February 4 10am – 2pm
In the case of a medical emergency, depending on the circumstances, a refund MAY be considered. Any refund requests must be made in writing and sent to: Kim Beach, ESWG, P.O. Box 1470, Lake Placid, NY 12946