Olympic ace Ben special guest at Snozone Castleford

British team snowbboarder Ben Kilner. Picture: Nick Atkins.
British team snowbboarder Ben Kilner. Picture: Nick Atkins.

Two time Winter Olympian Ben Kilner has been confirmed as the special guest at Snozone Castleford for its Sochi inspired weekend which takes place this Friday and Saturday.

One year on from the start of the Sochi Winter Olympics, the British team snowboarder, who originates from Aberdeen, will be on the judging panel at Snozone Castleford to see the country’s up and coming talent ride in a big freestyle competition at 8pm on Friday.

He will offer finalists personal feedback, with the top riders in with a chance of winning cash prizes.

Ben will also be doing a meet and greet and signing in the restaurant area from 6pm.

The Sochi inspired weekend, which is being supported by Snowsport England, will start at 6pm on Friday and run throughout Saturday at Snozone Castleford and Snozone Milton Keynes.

For those confident on the main slope, they can book a main slope pass at http://snozoneuk.com/slope-passes.

For lessons visit http://snozoneuk.com/learn