Known as “Beats” or “Coach” to his friends, Beattie’s career included stints as coach of the U.S. ski team and at the University of Colorado.
U.S. Alpine director Patrick Riml began his trek back to Utah before the last ski race of the Olympics was done.
Here are the 31 members of Team USA from Colorado, their sport and specialty, and the towns and cities they call home.
We talk with Nick Paumgarten from The New Yorker, who spent time with the skier and her family over the past year to find out what makes all of them tick.
Colorado skiing sensation Mikaela Shiffrin notches another World Cup finals victory.