Beech Bend Park
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Press Conference & Construction Tour
October 28, 2005
It had been a while since I
had been back to Beech Bend to check out how their new coaster was going
and with the park inviting enthusiasts to a press conference where the
name for their new coaster was to be unveiled I worked around a few
things to make sure I could attend. It was fantastic coming over
the hill into the park and seeing this magnificent view.
Park Owner Dallas Jones started
off the festivities by welcoming everyone there and talking a bit about
Jeff Pike of Great Coasters
who designed the ride got up and gave a lively discussion about the
ride. I love listening to Jeff because he is so passionate about
what he does it is hard not to get as excited as he is.
And then after talking about
the different names that were submitted to the "Name The Coaster
Contest" it was decided that the new name would be.....