November 17, 2021 – ProSlide Technology Inc. – the industry leader in water ride design, technology and manufacturing – has wrapped up the 2021 IAAPA Expo, bringing home the first-place Brass Ring Award for ‘Best New Water Park Ride’. ProSlide continues to transform water parks with industry-leading innovations and 2021 marks its most significant year to date. The company was awarded its latest first-place Brass Ring Award in ‘Best New Water Park Ride’ for its innovative Launched Dueling RocketBLAST®/FlyingSAUCER® Water Coaster at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari. With this year’s win, ProSlide continues to have won more first place Best New Water Ride awards than any other water ride supplier in the world.
“We’re thrilled to be awarded the first place Brass Ring Award for ‘Best New Water Ride’” says ProSlide Chairman and CEO Rick Hunter. “This award recognizes the incredible passion, performance and innovation that goes into every ProSlide water ride, and we couldn’t be happier to celebrate alongside our staff and client partners.”
ProSlide’s Launched Dueling RocketBLAST®/FlyingSAUCER® is the ﬁrst of its kind and has been purposefully designed to deliver maximum thrill from start to ﬁnish. Unlike others, this water coaster has been engineered with ProSlide’s next-generation LAUNCH technology. Specifically designed to start the ride at grade, riders begin on a flat surface and are accelerated forward with thrill and anticipation towards the first uphill section. With the world’s first face-to-face dueling zone, competition is elevated to the highest of levels as riders get closer to each other than ever before.
ProSlide is the global leader in water ride design and manufacturing, supplying high-performance water attractions to new and expanding water parks around the world. For thirty-five years, ProSlide has led the market in water ride innovation and technology with over 100 awards and recognitions, winning 19 WWA Leading Edge Awards since 2012, 16 IAAPA Best New Water Ride awards in the last 19 years – 5 times more than all other manufacturers combined – and 4 IAAPA IMPACT Awards.