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WWA Show a success

WWA Show a success

After a ten year hiatus, the WWA Show returned to one of its most popular host venues, Walt Disney World Resort. The 39th Annual Symposium & Trade Show, held October 7-10, 2019, was one of the best ever with the more than 1,800 owners, operators, developers, suppliers and designers who traveled from 23 countries and […]

Raging Waves to install a six-lane mat racing attraction

Raging Waves to install a six-lane mat racing attraction

Raging Waves, Yorkville, Illinois, will unveil a new attraction in Summer 2020. With the new, six-lane mat racing waterslide, aptly named Aussie Mat Dash, Raging Waves continues to grow with an attraction that will allow six riders to race side-by-side in tunnels to the bottom. With only two other such slides installed in the world, […]

Sidewinder Tube from Zebec

Sidewinder Tube from Zebec

At the recent WWA Symposium & Trade Show held at Walt Disney World, Zebec Water Sports displayed a new Sidewinder Tube. Made for two riders facing each other, the tube provides an individual compartment for each rider to keep riders in place. The tube also provides a high backrest for each rider and a covered […]

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WhiteWater celebrates multiple wins at 2019 WWA show

WhiteWater celebrates multiple wins at 2019 WWA show

The 2019 Leading Edge Awards have been announced and WhiteWater celebrates this momentous occasion with clients, Royal Caribbean International for Perfect Day at CocoCay and Horizon Waterpark, LLC for Island H2O Live! We are also proud that Andrew Mowatt, Executive Vice President of Global Key Accounts was inducted into the World Waterpark Association’s (WWA) Hall […]

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Splash City Adventure Park breaks ground

Splash City Adventure Park breaks ground

Jim Mayoros, a southern Utah resident and a local businessman, recently held the groundbreaking ceremony of Splash City Adventure Park. The first major water park of its kind in St. George, Utah, this family-friendly water park is aiming to open its gates for the summer 2020 season. Splash City Adventure Park will be the home […]

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Sunkid supplies boat conveyor belt and access systems

Sunkid supplies boat conveyor belt and access systems

On time for the start of the summer holiday, the large slide facility planned by Watergames & More, with a slide tower and a Sunkid boat conveyor belt, came into operation in the ENNI outdoor bath, Moers, Germany. The facility installed by Sunkid not only contains the conveyor belt system for boats, but also can […]

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World’s deepest SeaTrek at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

World’s deepest SeaTrek at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, recently introduced the world’s deepest Sea Trek– Aqua Trek Extreme. From Sub Sea Systems, the experience takes place in the Ambassador Lagoon within The Lost Chambers Aquarium at a depth of 32 feet (9.8 m). The world-famous Ambassador Lagoon is a 2.9 million gallon (11 million litre) habitat that ranks in […]

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Ocean Breeze to introduce family raft ride

Ocean Breeze to introduce family raft ride

At the conclusion of the summer season, the Ocean Breeze Waterpark, Virginia Beach, Virginia, began construction of a family raft ride, Operation Splashdown. This towering red and blue, spirited addition is a Mammoth, mega-tube serpentine raft ride, developed by ProSlide Technology. “From Splashdown’s inception, we have been thrilled that families and groups of friends would […]

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The Legoland Windsor Resort announces Duplo Valley extension plans

The Legoland Windsor Resort announces Duplo Valley extension plans

The LEGOLAND Windsor Resort has today announced plans to extend its popular DUPLO Valley, adding to its attractions, with the exciting arrival of the DUPLODream Coaster – a ‘My First Coaster’ especially for pre-schoolers.  The DUPLO Dream Coaster, opening in March 2020, will be made especially for children aged two-five years old.  As well as […]

Soaky Mountain Waterpark coming to Sevierville

Soaky Mountain Waterpark coming to Sevierville

Aquatic Development Group (ADG), has been contracted as the design/builder of the brand new Soaky Mountain Waterpark slated to open Summer 2020 in Sevierville, Tennessee. The new $90 million waterpark is currently under construction and officially broke ground in July. The Soaky Mountain waterpark is projected to bring 100,000 new visitors to Sevier County and […]

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