Do you dare try and conquer Valravn? You better come prepared to have your plans squandered. This coaster elevates riders feet up into the skies and then dangles them over the edge for what feels like an eternity before dropping them at a degree angle. It picks you back up before dropping riders again from feet diving and weaving to prove it was rightfully crowned as king of dive coasters in And the airtime at the end of the flight?
Valravn Coaster - CedarPoint (POV)
Yukon Striker | The Fastest, Longest & Tallest Dive Coaster | Canada's Wonderland
New video takes you on the Valravn roller coaster -- named after a mythic beast -- that breaks records with its vertical drop and other head-scrambling features. While the hallmark of technological advancement today might be shrinking things down, in the world of roller-coaster technology, bigger is definitely better. The name of the game in this business is higher drops, faster speeds and longer tracks. Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio, announced Wednesday that it'll launch a brand new "dive coaster" in the spring of that will garner the park 10 world records.
Canada's Wonderland announces record-setting roller coaster Yukon Striker
Preparation to build a new ride at Canada's Wonderland began in , when the park removed the roller coaster SkyRider to make way for a new ride. On 19 December , Canada's Wonderland filed an application for a permit to build nine support footers on the water and amend the waterway with a tunnel traveling under the pond within the park. The diversionary channel was built under the pond in order to facilitate the creation of the underwater tunnel, as well as prevent silt runoff downstream. In late July, following continuous construction during the operating season, the park started teasing a big announcement for "8.
By Chauncey Alcorn For Dailymail. A Canadian theme park is unveiling its new dive roller coaster - the tallest, longest and fastest of its kind of the planet. Wonderland theme park in Vaughan, Ontario released footage of its latest thrill ride, the Yukon Striker, on Wednesday.