Mike Wiegele’s Imprint On the Ski Industry Is Unmatched

Some people just get it—they have a unique ability to see a trend, some potential, or something special and run with it. Mike Wiegele is one of those people. When he moved from Austria to Canada, it was for the sole reason of riding perfect powder, but his passion led him on a journey that forever changed the industry. Check out this short film on Mike, and how he had his say in everything from the invention of heli-skiing to the powder ski to avalanche safety techniques. —ML