2. DON’T: Take your parents to the snow park.

ESSENTIAL DO'S AND DONT'S TO HELP YOU SURVIVE A FAMILY HOLIDAY

If you’re more accustomed to sessions in the park with your mates pushing each other to try all the boxes, kickers and rails on offer, then enter your at peril with your parents. Having waited all week to get into the park, my run was abruptly brought to a stop when I attempted a wall-ride in front of my mum.

Rather than the usual whoops and cheers my mum took a more direct approach: “I wouldn’t do that if I were you. You’re going to hurt yourself” she announced, before swiftly heading out of the park.

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Sochi 2014 Paddy Mortimer, Colin Holden, BSS

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