Full name: Gary Anthony Battistella
Born: January 13, 1940 in Trail, British Columbia, Canada
Died: December 12, 2007 in Denver, Colorado, United States
Sport: Alpine Skiing
Gary Battistella skied for Canada at the 1964 Winter Olympics, competing in the downhill and giant slalom. He later settled in the United States, near Denver, and became a ski coach for a time. Later in life his career was as a Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for New Tech Machinery, a company that specialized in portable roll-forming, especially pre-fabricated gutters. Dying from cancer, he was laid to rest in his beloved Rocky Mountains, above Columbia Lake, next to his parents.
|1964 Winter||24||Innsbruck||Alpine Skiing||Men's Downhill||Canada||CAN||28|
|1964 Winter||24||Innsbruck||Alpine Skiing||Men's Giant Slalom||Canada||CAN||AC||DQ|
|1964 Winter||24||Innsbruck||Alpine Skiing||Canada||Final Standings||28||2:27.74|