Rotating Revelation

I was at the Buckeyes vs. Hurricanes ACC-Big 10 Challenge game yesterday at the University of Miami, and had a revelation while I was looking around the arena. What if a mid-level seating area encircling an arena/stadium could rotate, so that fans would pay to see at least every angle of the game a few times. Sometimes it feels stale to sit in the same position for three straight hours, and you wonder how a play would’ve looked different from another angle. It’s like the confined feeling you get when you’re stationed at your office cubicle too long, and you allow yourself to break every 15, 30 minutes. Whether or not the teams you’re watching stink or the game is a blowout, a rotating seat would enhance the fan experience and make the game much more interesting.

One Response to “Rotating Revelation”

  1. Jmuthaf'nT Says:

    don’t go to the bathroom or buy concessions, or walk through an aisle to the lower bowl, or worry about maintaining the machinery to power a conveyer belt carrying seating for say a thousand people over the heads of lower bowl patrons. don’t worry about all the moving mechanical equipment and some kid getting their shoelaces caught, which has happened on escalators at airports to little girls who no longer have toes. how fast to make it, how much to pay for season ticket holders? perfectly round or a rounded rectangle?

    good idea otherwise

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