NorAM Entry Procedure

The 2017 USASA National Championships will host the NorAm races for PGS, PSL and Boardercross as part of the Open Class competitions.  The dual sanctioning of these OPEN Class events represents a cooperative effort between the USASA, the USSA and Copper Mountain Resort. An international roster of athletes is expected to compete at the events. 

ALL competitors will recieve a 7 of 10 day lift ticket for Copper Mountain with their entry fee, which also includes the official training day.  This will allow every competitor to ride 7 days out of 10 starting on April 1st, 2017.

Up to $10,000 of prize money is available to be awarded for the 2017 USASA National Championships Open Class events. Prize purse is based, by gender on the number of competitors in the field of the discipline. 

# of Competitors 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place 4th Place 5th Place
85 + Competitors $5,000 $2,500 $1,250 $750 $500
50-84 Competitors $3,000 $1,500 $750 $500 $250
20-49 Competitors $2,000 $1,000 $500    
10-19 Competitors $1,000 $500 $250    
5-9 Competitors $500 $250 $100    
2-4 Competitors $250 $150 $50    

Entry Procedure

Existing USASA Members who have qualified via participation Regional Series events

  • Invitations will be sent via the normal USASA Invitation Process
  • Entries will begin processing on March 15th, 2017

New Domestic USASA Members

  • Must join the USASA as an OPEN CLASS competitor at www.usasa.org
    • $100 Membership Fee
    • Must hold a FIS license
  • Must request Invitation to a specific event (PGS, PSL or SBX) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Once requested invitation is approved, the Invitation will be sent via the normal USASA Invitation Process for Online Registration
    • Entry Fee $325 (first event)
      • $30 each additional event

Foreign Entries

  • Must hold a FIS license
  • Must forward member nations FIS inscription to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for each specific event (PGS, PSL or SBX) 
  • Once recieved and approved, competitors will be added to the events
    • $35 Foreign Entry Fee (* will not score USASA National Points)
    • $325 Event Entry Fee
      • $30 each additional event
  • Entries will begin processing on March 15th, 2017
  • Registration will open on March 31st at 8:00 am for foreign SBX competitors ONLY to pay their entry fee's "on-site" at Copper Mountain
  • Registration will open on March 31st at 12:00 pm for foreign PGS / PSL competitors to pay their entry fee's "on-site" at Copper Mountain