UK theme parks from another point of view!

 
User avatar
lf2001
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 1261
Joined: September 2013
Location: Sheffield

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Tue Oct 20, 2015 7:40 am

Oblivion - Front far right or left
Nemesis - Back far right
Rita - Front
Air - Front
Thirteen - Front
 
User avatar
Adam.W
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 785
Joined: October 2014

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Thu Oct 22, 2015 10:13 pm

Nemesis - Front far left or back right
Air - Front or back
Hex - Right side at the front
RMT - At the back
Oblivion - Front, at the edge, or back middle
Thirteen - Back row
The smiler - Only done back
The blade - back of the left side
Ripsaw - never done it :/
Rita - close to the front as you can get, or at the front
Spinball - start facing backwards
The flume - Back ;)
 
User avatar
Liam.W
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 1026
Joined: March 2015
Location: Rotherham

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Fri Oct 23, 2015 7:30 pm

Just got back from 2 days at the park. I tried nemesis back right and wow it's intense!
Ride count 2017: 346!
Ride count since the beginning of 2015: 857!
Cred count: 65!

Image
 
User avatar
Rita Fan
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 185
Joined: September 2015
Location: Erm, Mars, by the looks of things...

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Fri Oct 23, 2015 9:22 pm

I like to sit on a chair, mounted to the train. Just saying... :D
Erm, change of plan, I prefer The Smiler. Rita's rubbish. Should have thought of that...

Scarefest 2016 hype is all gone... all because of Stan.H.
 
Thorpegirl123
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 21
Joined: September 2015

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Sun Nov 08, 2015 10:35 pm

Nemesis: Front row always near the right. For some reason I seem to bang my head any further back than the 3rd row and it seems worse if I sit in nearer the left.

Air: any seat, for some reason I just seem to get the giggles on this ride

Oblivion: Front row in the middle

Smiler: anywhere but the front, that lift makes me want to cry, same with saw though I just don't like the feeling :lol

Rita: is there even a good seat on rita without a crash bang or wallop :lol

Thirteen: Has to be the back seat.
 
70s_kid
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 14
Joined: March 2014
Location: Shropshire, UK

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Sat Nov 28, 2015 4:46 pm

Rapids: A dry seat without a soggy fag packet or tissue pushed down the back.
 
User avatar
Max
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 300
Joined: February 2015
Location: Bognor Regis

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:45 pm

Nemesis: Back right/front right
Air: Front row, any seat
Oblivion: either row, on the end
The Smiler: Front row any seat
Thirteen: back row
Rita: Front row
Spinball: backwards out of the station
Formerly known as NemesisNosh
2016 Ride Count: 888
Image
 
User avatar
RedStar98
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 72
Joined: December 2013
Location: Reading, England

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:31 am

Air: front row or back row, any seat
Nemesis: anywhere on the train at either end of the row
Oblivion: end of row front or back
Smiler: front row, any seat
Rita: back row of train
Thirteen: back row of train
Spinball: starting facing backwards
(and because I spend a lot more time at Thorpe Park, I have more preferences there)
Colossus: one of the middle rows
Nemesis Inferno: back of train, end of row
X: first or back row of train
Stealth: back row of train
The Swarm: any row, outside seat
Saw: front row, outside seat

Because I have a disabled access pass I usually have to sit on the back row anyway so it works quite well on most rides :) (apart from Colossus, the back row on that isn't too comfortable)
Image
thanks to lewis97
 
User avatar
vikkimoo
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 67
Joined: February 2014

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Sat Jan 02, 2016 12:56 pm

My dad's always had the theory that it's better to sit at the back if possible - he reckons you get more of a "pull" round the track (if that makes sense?)
 
User avatar
Sawboss
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 553
Joined: June 2015
Location: Devon

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:14 pm

Front for the view, back for the G's.
 
User avatar
KatangaZebra
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 201
Joined: May 2014
Location: Manchester

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:34 pm

Anywhere as long as it's on the left.
 
User avatar
Smiler313
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 279
Joined: July 2016
Location: In The Smiler's Baggage Hold

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Wed Feb 01, 2017 9:34 pm

On the Smiler front row far left as I can see the On Ride Photo Camera better. At the back, I still like it however it is jolty and the seats feel like they are coming off! :lol
Image
Image
'You are now embarking on an Optical procedure'
 
User avatar
Rob
Team Admin
Team Admin
Posts: 2304
Joined: November 2005
Location: Glasgow

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Wed Feb 22, 2017 1:56 pm

Air: front row, hate looking at other peoples trainers
Nemesis: Front or back
Oblivion: Front row
Smiler: Front row, never the back
Rita: Front row but not really fussed
Thirteen: Front or back
Spinball: Doesn't really matter
Image
 
User avatar
MakoMania
TT Member
TT Member
Posts: 1352
Joined: February 2015
Location: Who knows?

Re: Where abouts do you like to sit on rides?

Wed Feb 22, 2017 4:59 pm

Smiler: front row either edge
Nemesis: ANYWHERE! Especially front & back.
Rita: front row although usually can't be bothered to wait
Th13teen: towards back
Oblivion: either edge on either row
Galactica: if I'm wearing VR I don't care, if not I like front row
Image
Thanks to Nemesis Rider for the signature!

Infinity Falls; World's tallest river rapids opening summer 2018 at SeaWorld Orlando!
SeaWorld has rescued over 31,000 animals in need!

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 50 guests