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Universal's Harry Potter ride adjusted to accommodate larger guests

Universal Orlando is tweaking one of the rides in its Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction to accommodate larger guests.

After the case of Banks Lee, who was turned away from the park's Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride because he was too big, the park has decided to adjust it.

Lee's case attracted media attention after he said he would use the experience as a motivation to lose weight, setting up a website called 'Three Clicks' (referring to the three clicks required on the safety bar for someone to go on the ride) and aiming to lose enough weight to go on the ride by the end of the year.

Universal Orlando is tweaking one of the rides in its Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction to accommodate larger guests.
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Universal's Harry Potter ride adjusted to accommodate larger guests

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After the case of Banks Lee, who was turned away from the park's Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride because he was too big, the park has decided to adjust it.

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Universal Orlando is tweaking one of the rides in its Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction to accommodate larger guests.
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