The 2022 Winter Olympics begin Friday in Beijing, with dozens of New Englanders hoping to grab gold in their respective sports.
Here’s a look at four skiers with Vermont ties on the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team who will be competing in Alpine events, as well as their Instagram handles in order to follow their journeys on social media.
World Cup champ Mikaela Shiffrin, 26, needs no introduction. The product of Burke Mountain Academy is having another stellar season on the slopes, leading the overall World Cup standings as she prepares for Beijing.
Shiffrin looks to add to an Olympic collection that already includes two gold medals and a bronze. — @mikaelashiffrin