Tag Archive: rollercoaster

Apr 26

Roller Coasters: Bigger is not Always Better

We’ve got a fantastic guest article by Sally Stacey.  Sally loves roller coasters, travels around the world to ride them and even works in a theme park in the UK from time to time as a ride controller! She writes for a number of websites including Vision MX where she got herself a Contour helmet …

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Jan 04

Cedar Point Gatekeeper Update

John Hildebrandt, the General Manager of Cedar Point, posted this awesome pic of the new Gatekeeper coaster that’s set to debut this spring. Pretty awesome view from his office, right?

Sep 02

New wood coaster for California’s Great America in 2013

California’s Great America will open the tallest and fastest wooden roller coaster in Northern California in the spring of 2013. High-speed twists, turns, drops, a station fly-by and the Old West are the top features of Gold Striker, currently under construction. The ride will stand 108 feet at its highest point with a first drop …

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May 30

New Coaster Confirmed for 2013 at Cedar Point

Cedar Point will be building a $25-million winged coaster for 2013, a company memo has revealed. Similar in design to Wild Eagle, this coaster will take the place of Disaster Transport and surrounding area in the front of the park. It’s also set to fly over the front gate to make a statement, similar to …

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