Building the World's Longest

extremely long waterslide, sunset, greenery, very large field, mountains
Xtreme Waterparks traveled halfway around the world for an exclusive look at the longest waterslide on Earth, a temporary installation that stretched across 2,000 feet of New Zealand’s beautiful landscape. From explosions to rogue sheep, watch slide creator Jimi Hunt meet crazy challenges on his way to achieving his epic goal.

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men constructing plastic water slide indoors
Engineering the Slide

Engineering the Slide

Jimi Hunt, creator of the world’s longest waterslide, discusses his plans with Aflex Technology engineer Bren Ellis in Nelson, New Zealand. 960 1280

  

Should We Use Tubes?

Should We Use Tubes?

Jimi and Bren talk about the possibility of using different tubes to allow people to travel down the slide. 960 1280

  

Inside Aflex Technology

Inside Aflex Technology

An Aflex worker sews together pieces for one of the various water products the company offers. 960 1280

  

Moving the Slide

Moving the Slide

Volunteers help Jimi get the slide out a window in Auckland so they can test its durability. 960 1280

  

Preparing the Slide

Preparing the Slide

The crew films volunteers who are helping set up the world's longest waterslide at Jonkers Farm outside Auckland. 960 1280

  

Here Comes the Water!

Here Comes the Water!

A water truck sits at the top of the hill waiting to fill the slide. 960 1280

  

Ready to Be Tested?

Ready to Be Tested?

Jimi sets out to walk along the 2,000-foot slide to make sure it’s ready to be tested. 960 1280

  

Opening Day

Opening Day

The sun rises on opening day for the monstrous waterslide, which is almost as long as 7 football fields. 960 1280

  

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