Skyron Rocket, a spectacular slide that begins with a leap into the void

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Skyron Rocket, a spectacular slide that begins with a leap into the void




Skyron Rocket, a spectacular slide that begins with a leap into the void


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Skyron Rocket, a spectacular slide that begins with a leap into the void


This extreme slide is in the water park Odyssey 2000 in Rossano, Italy. Named the Skyron Rocket, it begins with a jump into the void. You do not understand ? Well, it’s very simple, at the start of the attraction, the participants are installed on a trap door that opens suddenly, causing them to fall straight down the slide.

Skyron Rocket, a spectacular slide that begins with a leap into the void

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Then the merry-go-round continues with a dizzying descent. Accessible from 10 years old, it reaches a height of 25 meters and is no less than 100 meters long. Impressive, yes!

A unique attraction, a source of thrills

Throughout the descent, visitors should keep their arms crossed against their chest to avoid any risk of injury. Even if we are not at the stage of Euthanasia coaster that brings people close to death, it’s still an attraction like no other.

As we can see in the video at the head of the article, the speed reached is more than impressive! The fact that the floor opens up under the user’s feet also makes this attraction spectacular. A bit like the totally transparent glass slide located in a park in Los Angeles in the USA.

Each year the water park Odyssey 2000 welcomes more than 180,000 visitors. In twenty years of existence, this place of entertainment has never ceased to renew itself and always offers new attractions, always more insane.

If you can’t get to Italy, know that there is a huge zip line in France, which will also definitely give you a lot of cold sweat.

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