Boomerang (Worlds of Fun)

Roller coaster in the United States
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Worlds of Fun
Location Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Status Operating since April 8, 2000
Replaced Zambezi Zinger
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Boomerang
Type Steel - Shuttle
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 460
Propulsion Catch car lift
Chain lift hill
Area 288.8 feet × 98.4 feet
Height 116.5 feet
Top speed 47 mph
Length 935 feet
Inversions 3
Rider inversions 6
Duration 1:48
G-Force 5.2

Boomerang is a steel shuttle roller coaster located at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. Opened in 2000, it is situated in the Africa section of the park.


On December 7, 1999, Worlds of Fun announced that they would be adding Boomerang.[1] It opened to guests on April 8, 2000.[2] The ride replaced Zambezi Zinger and previously used the former ride's queue line and entrance.[3]



This is a standard Boomerang installation from Vekoma.

Colour scheme

Red track and yellow supports.


Single train with 7 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 28 riders per train.



  1. Worlds Of Fun Announces Plans For New Roller Coaster - Ultimate Rollercoaster
  2. Worlds Of Fun Ready To Rocket Coaster Fans Backwards - Ultimate Rollercoaster
  3. "Worlds of Fun". Negative-G. 2007-09-15. Retrieved 2023-05-17.

External links

Articles on Worlds of Fun