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'Tigris' at Busch Gardens nominated for USA Today's 'Best New Theme Park Attraction' award

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Posted at 9:09 AM, Dec 17, 2019

TAMPA, Fla. — Florida's tallest launch coaster "Tigris" is nominated for USA Today's Best New Amusement Park Attraction award.

The triple-launch steel coaster has been catapulting riders through an exhilarating array of looping twists since April.

With forward and backward motion, breath-taking drops, a 150-foot skyward surge and an inverted heartline roll — all at more than 60 miles per hour — the ride is a real thrill.

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The coaster is currently in the third spot on the USA Today leader board. You can vote here.