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15 Perfectly Constructed Roller Coaster Photos

Now this is how you ride a rollercoaster.

So, recently I went to Thorpe Park for the first time in about 10 years. A land full of sugar induced children, overpriced… anything that can possibly be sold and adrenaline fuelled chavs looking for a fight. Amongst all this there are also a few alright rollercoasters. I have always remembered enjoying rollercoasters, and I still do, but as I get older they are really proving to test my strength. Back in the day I could ride a rollercoaster over and over, but this time was different. I found myself coming off the ride with what felt like the worst hangover I’ve ever had. I got close to vomitting plenty of times but I held strong. I didn’t want to end up looking like this guy:

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It was pretty close, especially after hitting up Nemesis Inferno after a Pizza Hut buffet… Log flume after food guys, always log flume!

Anyway, I always enjoy the photo at the end of the ride. Perfect for a cheap laugh. You pull a funny face, have a laugh with your mates. Sneak a cheeky photo on your phone to save you £10. As a kid I would always pull a stupid face (like everyone else) but, this time on the train up I thought I’d mix it up. Nabbed a metro from the seat and boom, this was born:

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Pretty relevant to the times with the Ebola headline don’t you think? I was pretty chuffed with this photo and on my return home I thought “I wonder what other people have done to create a genius and creative rollercoaster photo”.

I present to you 15 of the best photos I could find:

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First up is the tea party, I actually had this idea for my trip but thought that constructing this would be more effort than I was willing to give. Looks pretty good though.

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This is just pure gold on all levels. The fact they actually have a table tennis ball in the photo. Is it stuck on or is that just sheer skill? The 2 guys who look like they’ve just finished shooting the new men in black film, and what appears to be a sneaky suck job on the front row.

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Incredible creativity and a great homage to my/your childhood.

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Another one for pornhub. This seems to be a trending thing…. This dude is really going all out here.

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The prep for this can’t have been easy, but the pay off? Looking good.

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How the fuck did this guy smuggle a ridiculously large chicken leg onto the ride? Simple, yet beautiful.

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Love the multiple rows of this ride getting involved here. This is planned to a next degree! Personal favourite, the commentator in the back row. Attention to detail.

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Monopoly just had to pop up somewhere right? Correct me if I’m wrong here but have they actually got houses down on the board? Tekkers.

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Didn’t have time to shave in the morning, so fuck it, just bang it out on the ride. Natural thought stream there.

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I couldn’t even get these things to work in a classroom with a teacher around. Wonder if that was a functioning budget phone?

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Like an absolute Sir!

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A more sophisticated Monopoly.

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When you gotta answer, you gotta answer I guess.

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Beautifully constructed and executed. Fuck carrying that around with you all day though.

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I really hope they didn’t glue that into place. Keeping that together during the ride is worthy of some acknowledgement right?

Well I hope you enjoyed that and its given you some inspiration to go and top these. Might try and skin up mid ride the next time I go.

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