FIRST DROP 67.

FD067[Magazine: September 2004. 21x30cm – 40 Pages – Many B&W photos, 12 colour pages]. Chapter Points: Credits. Editorial. Merchandise page. Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s Doris Thompson and Geoffrey Thompson remembered. 12-page feature about Alton Towers’ Nemesis – including a large article looking back at the history of the ride with contributions from John Wardley and Walter Bolliger. The feature also includes personal opinions of the ride, a comparison of it against other B&M inverters and tales from an ex-operator about how stupid some of Nemesis’ riders have been. Green Dragon the “human powered” coaster at Greenwood Forest Park. On Track news. A member buys land for his own park. Horwood Coastering (Michael Horwood shares his opinions concerning European parks). Club Corner – members have their say. Rough or violent – can “rough” coasters be fun or are they just violent? Booster Bike the first Vekoma motorbike coaster at Toverland in the Netherlands. Avalanche the new woodie from S&S at Timberfalls Adventure Park. [visit ECC]