Adirondack connection in Norway

From left, Randy Young (Saranac Lake), Jack Burke (Paul Smiths), Peggy Wiltberger (Saranac Lake), Chris Beattie (Lake Placid) and Marc Galvin(Lake Placid) get together after the World Masters Cross Country Ski Championships in Beitostolen, Norway. Galvin finished the 30K Classic in 1:56:59, Beattie finished the 15K Classic in 57:54, Burke finished the 15K Freestyle in 50:47, Wiltberger finished the 15K Freestyle in 53:50 and Young finished the 10K Classic in 38:53. Galvin, Burke, Beattie and Young plan to ski in Saturday’s Norwegian Birkebeiner, a 54K classic ski race from Rena to Lillehammer. (Photo provided)