Tag: Mako

Mako Officially Opens At Seaworld Orlando

SeaWorld Orlando officially opened MAKO. A band lead riders up to the coaster along with members of the mako team. The 200 foot tall hyper coaster, that is the Tallest, Fastest and Longest roller coaster in Orlando. The coaster anchors a two-acre realm Shark Wreck Reef  that also includes SeaWorld’s existing Shark Encounter attraction, interactive …

Mako Debuts To Guests

A powerful new predator opens June 10 at SeaWorld Orlando, challenging even the most confident coaster riders to experience its remarkable speed and stature. When it opens to the public, MAKO a 200-foot-tall hypercoaster will become the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster among Orlando’s popular theme parks. The coaster anchors a two-acre realm Shark Wreck …

Summer Of Mako Starts June 10th

This summer, thrill seekers and families alike can enjoy spectacular summer events at both SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica with all-new and returning summer festivities. SeaWorld Orlando June 10th thru August 7th SeaWorld will feature Summer of Mako, a new event that encourages families to explore, be inspired and take action to protect our one ocean. …

Mako Will Be The Centrepiece Of Shark Wreck Reef

As we all anxiously await June 10th, Seaworld Orlando invited selected media outlets for a Hard Hat Tour of Shark Wreck Reef. Mako Orlando’s tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster will surface on June 10 and will be the centerpiece of Shark Wreck Reef, a newly designed realm that blends education and thrills while immersing …

Guy Harvey Partners Up With Seaworld To Focus On Plight Of sharks In the Wild

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment (SEA) and world-renowned marine artist and conservationist Guy Harvey announced a new partnership focused on ocean health and the plight of sharks in the wild. The two organizations will partner to raise awareness of these important issues, and collaborate on science and research to increase understanding of how to better protect …

Mako Hits 73mph On Its Debut Run

As we all wait anxiously for June 10th to arrive, Mako made its debut run along its 4,760-foot steal track at SeaWorld Orlando. Mako plunged 200-feet down from its initial lift hill, surged through nine air-time hills and reached topped speeds of 73 mph. Can you imagine how much of a smile this is going …

Mako’s Opening Date Revealed

As the Mako frenzy continues to grow at SeaWorld Orlando with two new announcements: 1) The new coaster Orlando’s tallest, fastest and longest, will bite with full force on grand opening day of June 10, 2016. 2) Further feeding the Mako frenzy is a new live presentation in the park for guests who want a sneak …

Final Piece Of Mako Track Installed

SeaWorld Orlando has installed the final piece of Mako’s nearly mile-long steel track – completing the footprint of what will be Orlando’s longest, tallest and fastest coaster. The 12,500-pound, final piece of track was topped with a waving American flag as it was lifted high in the air by a giant crane, and then bolted …

Seaworld Unveils Lead Car For Mako Inspired By The Real Shark

SeaWorld Orlando unveiled the custom built Mako lead car that will take riders on a thrilling experience this summer, the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster in Orlando. Mako’s design and engineering was inspired by the real Mako shark – one of the ocean’s fastest shark species. When it opens, Mako will top 200 feet …