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Dragon Challenge - Chinese Fireball at Islands of AdventureSubmitted by Brian Krosnick on Friday, June 08, 2012 12:58
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Islands of Adventure
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
May 28, 1999
Bolliger & Mabillard
Inverted roller coaster
Minimum rider height:
The Chinese Fireball half of the Dragon Challenge roller coaster shifts the focus to speed and graceful, oversized inversions during its two-and-a-half minute course as it dives and twists while suspended riders battle for the Tri-Wizard Cup.
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