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Powder 8 Pre-Qualifiers

Perfect 8s.

Jan 22 - Jan 24

Snowbird and Powderbird will be hosting 2 U.S. qualifying events in the Wasatch Range of Utah for the Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing World Powder 8 Championships .

The Powder 8's competition puts teams head-to-head to create the best synchronized figure '8s' on amazing powder skiing terrain. The pre-qualifying event is open to the public and will be held January 22 - 24, 2020.

Pre-registration is required and the competition will only include 8 teams, so register early to reserve your spot.


  • $500 per team

Registration for the Powder 8 Pre-Qualifiers is now closed.



  • 8 teams will be available to register.
  • Meet at the Powderbird Headquarters located on the Bypass Road above The Cliff Lodge.
  • There will be a 2-day weather window to provide competitors with the best conditions.
  • Head-to-Head judged competition.
  • 4 teams will move on in January for the National Competition held at Snowbird.

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Various Snowbird Locations
Date & Time
Jan 22 - Jan 24