Roller Skater (Kentucky Kingdom)

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Roller Skater
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Roller Skater in 2004.
Kentucky Kingdom
Location Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Status Operating since April 15, 1994
Statistics
Manufacturer Vekoma
Product Family Coaster (207m)
Type Steel - Family
Riders per train 16
Hourly capacity 780
Propulsion Booster wheel lift hill
Area 88.6 feet × 147.7 feet
Height 27.9 feet
Top speed 21.7 mph
Length 679.2 feet
Inversions 0
Duration 0:50
HELP
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Roller Skater is a steel family roller coaster located at Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. The coaster opened on April 15, 1994 and was manufactured by Vekoma.

History

On April 15, 1994, Roller Skater opened to guests.[1]

Roller Skater closed with the park after the 2009 season.[2] It remained standing but not operating until the reopening of Kentucky Kingdom on May 24, 2014.[3]

Design

Color scheme

When it first opened in 1994, Roller Skater had yellow track and green supports. For the 2014 season, it was repainted entirely yellow.

Trains

Single train with 8 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in a single row for a total of 16 riders.

References

External links


Articles on Kentucky Kingdom
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