Texas Stingray

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Texas Stingray
Texas Stingray (SeaWorld San Antonio) front car IAAPA 2019.jpg
The front car on display at IAAPA 2019
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SeaWorld San Antonio
Location San Antonio, Texas, USA
Status Operating since February 29, 2020
Statistics
Manufacturer Great Coasters International
Type Wooden
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height96 feet
Drop100 feet
Top speed55 mph
Length3379 feet
Inversions0
Steepest drop57°
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Texas Stingray is a wooden roller coaster currently operating at SeaWorld San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas, USA. It is a wood coaster from Great Coasters International. It opened on February 29, 2020 following passholder preview days on the previous weekend.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

Footers for the ride were poured in April 2019.

On August 21, 2019, SeaWorld San Antonio released a teaser saying that the ride would be the tallest and fastest wooden coaster in Texas.[2]

On September 12, 2019, the ride's name was officially announced as Texas Stingray.[3] The front car was revealed at IAAPA 2019.[4]

On December 19, 2019, the ride had its first test run.

On February 4, 2020, it was announced that the ride would officially open on February 29, 2020.

Design[edit | edit source]

Elements

Texas Stingray is a signature Wood Coaster from GCI. It is 100 feet tall, reaches speeds of 55 mph, and is more than 3,300 feet long. It includes steeply banked turns and ejector airtime moments, as well as a tunnel 100 feet long.

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