Alpen Blitz (Rotunda Amusement Park)

Powered coaster
Alpen Blitz
Rotunda Amusement Park
Location Folkestone, Kent, England
Status Defunct
Operated 1987 to 1987 or later
Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach
Location Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
Operated 1984 to 1986
Emmo van der Veen (Netherlands)
Location Travelling
Manufacturer Schwarzkopf
Product Alpenblitz II
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel
Riders per train 40
Hourly capacity 1200
Propulsion Continually Powered
Area 40.5 metres × 24.5 metres
Height 5 metres
Length 210 metres
Inversions 0

Alpen Blitz was a sit-down powered roller coaster built by German manufacturer Schwarzkopf that was previously located at Rotunda Amusement Park in Folkestone, Kent, England, UK.


Single train with 10 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 40 riders per train.