Wiegand Sports GmbH


Wiegand Sports, GmbH, is the American affiliate to the German company Josef Wiegand GmbH & CoKg.  Wiegand has been known internationally for over 35 years as the world's leading manufacturer of the Alpine Coasters™, Summer Toboggan Runs. stainless steel slides and Specialty slides. Wiegand's experience and expertise sets the standards in the leisure industry. Wiegand designs and manufactures rides to meet both the DIN standard, Canadian Standard, and the appropriate ASTM Standard. Wiegand utilizes TUV to inspect and certify their installations worldwide.

Alpine Coaster™

Wiegand is the world leader in Alpine Coaster™ installations, with over 180 Alpine Coasters™ operating worldwide. Wiegand's one-of-a-kind tubular stainless steel rail system and top of the line SAFETY FEATURES guarantees a safe, smooth, quite and comfortable ride down the mountain. Wiegand's Alpine Coaster™ is a fusion of German engineering and American expertise.

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Specialty/ Event Slides

Whee....Wiegand slides are made for all ages, and are not just for playgrounds anymore. Wiegand Slides can be found in Museums, airports, malls, and commercial office buildings. Wiegand offers clear polycarbonate slide covers and control gates for safety, and specialty lighting for the visual impact in specialty venues.

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Wie-Li™ People Mover

Wiegand's people mover allows patrons to sit and relax in comfort while being transported uphill by a track system that can be ground-mounted or elevated. The Wie-Li™ is a cost-efficient, year-round transport system, which can connect patrons with sledding, tubing, mountain biking or terrain park activities.

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Summer Toboggan Run

A WIEGAND Summer Toboggan Run is the classic Alpine slide, designed with a corrosion-free stainless steel trough rather than a fiberglass trough. Wiegand's Summer Toboggan Run is designed to adapt to virtually every possible contour and direction change of any given site, and Wiegand is the only manufacturer offering an uphill transport system for the toboggan sleds.

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Bobkart Circuits

Wiegand's Bobkart utilizes a busbar power system that allows riders to control the speed of their sled while traveling in a circuit through a stainless steel trough. The Bobkart can be designed on flat ground or elevated, utilizing curves, steep turns, waves and jumps, bridges and tunnels, both uphill and downhill, creating an optimal ride experience.

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Wie-Flyer

Wiegand's Wie-flyer is a powered ride, similar to a suspended roller coaster. The vehicles are suspended from a steel sub-structure while they travel along a closed circuit rail. The Wie-Flyer's busbar system provides power to each individual vehicle on the track. Riders control their vehicle speed, but are prevented from making contact with other vehicles due to Wiegand's distance control system.

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Kids Slides

Wiegand's stainless steel slides require little maintenance and are eco-friendly. Wiegand slides challenge the imagination with the possibilities available in the vast array of slide offerings: wave slides, tube slides and free-fall slides. Wiegand slides are designed to meet both the European DIN Standard as well as the American ASTM Standard.

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