Freestyle (Cavallino Matto)

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Freestyle
Cavallino Matto
Location Castagneto Carducci, Tuscany, Italy
Status Operating since July 16, 2015
Canada's Wonderland
Location Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
Operated May 1985 to September 1, 2014
Replaced by Yukon Striker
Statistics
Manufacturer Togo
Type Steel - Stand-Up
Product Standup Coaster
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 88 feet
Drop 84 feet
Top speed 51 mph
Length 2210 feet
Inversions 1
Duration 1:32
HELP

Freestyle is a stand-up roller coaster located at Cavallino Matto in Castagneto Carducci, Tuscany, Italy. Built by Togo, it originally opened in 1985 at Canada's Wonderland under the name SkyRider.

History

SkyRider closed on September 1, 2014. It reopened to the public at Cavallino Matto on July 16, 2015. An official opening ceremony was held on Saturday, July 25 featuring Italian actor Paolo Ruffini as a special guest.

SkyRider’s plot of land at Canada’s Wonderland is now occupied by Yukon Striker, a Bolliger & Mabillard Dive Coaster.

Design

Elements

At Canada's Wonderland, the ride was painted green with black supports. It is now painted yellow with black supports.

Trains

2 trains with 6 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 24 riders per train.

Images

The following photographs were taken while the ride was at Canada's Wonderland.

External links


Articles on Canada's Wonderland
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