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Canada's Wonderland

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Canada's Wonderland announced that 2014 would be the final season of operation for this roller coaster and it closed on September 1, 2014. Skyrider will be remembered for being one of the earliest stand-up coasters in the world and a clone of the King Cobra at Kings Island. The ride featured a vertical loop, several air-time hills, a high speed helix, and a section of rarely seen "trick track" on a steel coaster.

Roller Coaster Stats

Year Track Type Designer
1985 Steel Stand-Up Togo
  • Height
  • Drop
  • Length
  • Top Speed
    miles per hour
  • Inversions
    upside down elements
  • Ride Time
    1 minutes, 32 seconds
    minutes : seconds
  • Number Of Trains
    2 - 24 passenger
  • Train Designer

Skyrider Facts & History

2015 – Skyrider relocated to Cavallino Matto (Tuscany, Italy) and renamed Freestyle.

Inversion: Vertical Loop

Riders must be tall enough to straddle the seat with their feet flat on the floor.

Train has six cars with two rows each, standing two abreast per row.

Where to Coast

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