The North’s premier visitor attraction, Chill Factore, caught up with two-time Winter Olympian, Ben Kilner, to get the low down on his top tips for the ski and snowboarding season, ensuring you stay safe and make the most of your time on the slopes. 1. Get your snow legs ready! Before leaving the country, get some practise in! There’s nothing worse than arriving at your destination and spending the first few days refreshing your memory on how to ski/snowboard.