Creating the world’s best water rides.
Since 1986, ProSlide has pioneered almost every major water ride invention.
We’ve been innovating from the start and we’re not about to stop. With more Best Water Ride awards than all other water slide manufacturers combined, ProSlide technology gives you the best of the industry so you can be the best in your market. This timeline celebrates just a few of the innovations – and innovators – that have shaped the water slide industry.
Connect a professional ski racer with a fiberglass yacht builder and you have the key ingredients for the most thrilling water rides in the world.
Flat-bottomed speed slides and two kids rides.
The start of a successful partnership with 120+ ProSlide rides in 12 Six Flags parks.
And significantly improves capacities by doubling dispatch rates.
Located in Wisconsin Dells, it’s now one of the largest water parks in the United States.
And when they opened Blizzard Beach in 1995, Disney doubled the number of ProSlide rides they installed!
The first of its 12 water parks to go ProSlide.
The truly massive MAMMOTH: with a flume double the width and triple the height of previous serpentine rides.
We had to reconsider every aspect of this record-breaking ride, including using thicker, stronger fiberglass.
No wonder it won Best New Waterpark Ride!
This created a smoother, more stable ride. And allowed us to double tower height – significantly increasing speed while still keeping riders safe.
This showcase park has always created big buzz with it’s iconic ProSlide rides. It now boasts the only LIM water coaster in New York state: yet another ProSlide invention!
The first ‘all ProSlide’ park in the world.
The start of a highly-collaborative partnership at what is considered the world’s first water park.
The ProRACER wins Best New Waterpark Ride the next year.
Parque Plaza Sesamo in Mexico with 18 rides & Wet ‘n Wild Brazil with 9.
Sweeps Best New Waterpark Ride awards taking home IAAPA & WWA top honors.
Splash Mountain in Lebanon.
KIDZ tubing rides.
Shanghai Dino Beach.
Alpamare in Germany.
The ProSplash run-out eliminates the need for a pool exit, saving parks significant space.
Rapid-fire innovation of the bowl line continues! This massive 60-foot (18 m) BehemothBOWL wins the industry’s most prestigious IAAPA Industry Impact Award.
It also signals the beginning of ProSlide’s dominance inventing truly iconic, anchor attraction rides.
The world’s largest chain of indoor water parks relies on ProSlide to entertain their guests and help increase occupancy rates.
A precursor to our LIM-powered water coaster invention.
Takes fast, efficient and proven linear induction motor (LIM) technology from high-speed commuter trains and adapts it to water parks.
Exclusive technology with 13 patents, it’s a cross between a water slide and a roller coaster: a quantum leap for the industry.
Proving that every element of the ride matters, we created a new 2-person tube where guests ride facing each other. The WhirlyWHEEL wins Best New Waterpark Product award.
Combines two, three or more stand-alone rides into a single experience. Meets the need for ever bigger, more impactful anchor attractions.
Before they built, the owners visited the world’s top 50 water parks searching for new ideas and the best rides. It’s no surprise they partnered with ProSlide!
Opens to rave reviews at Wild Wadi in Dubai, UAE.
Including the first hybrid ride combining a LIM-powered water coaster with the iconic TORNADO 60. Not only voted most popular ride in the most expensive water park in the world. But also wins IAAPA’s Best New Water Ride award and Industry Impact Award.
ProSlide is now an unprecedented 3-time winner of the most prestigious award in the entire attractions industry!
Third-generation SkyBOX drop launch for speed slides: with advanced safety and performance features. Massive industry adoption with 40% increase in installations in 2014 alone.
Nozzles direct high-speed water onto a patented channel on the side of each boat. Its cup-shaped pockets capture and use all of the water’s dynamic energy to create 50% more efficiency than the original ‘blaster’ technology.
This new shape is steeply angled to create the constant acceleration and ‘drop-and-dive’ sensations, much like a World-Cup giant slalom ski race!