The Oneida County Youth Bureau in collaboration with the City of Utica is pleased announce the USA Luge Slider Search is returning to Utica. The dates of the Slider Search are Saturday August 16th and Sunday August 17th. This neat and fun event is open to all children ages 9 to 13. The event is “FREE!”


This is USA Luge’s main recruiting effort and Remsen native and 2014 Olympic Bronze medal winner, Erin Hamlin was found in a Slider Search. Slider Searches were held in Utica in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Five Oneida County youth from those Slider Searches advanced to different levels of the USA Luge National Junior Developmental Team.


If you have any questions, contact USA Luge at the contact information below or the Oneida County Youth Bureau at 798-5027.