Typhoon Texas salutes Olympian Tamyra Mensah-Stock with a waterslide featuring red, white and blue lights

Typhoon Texas Katy's red, white and blue waterslide.
Typhoon Texas Katy's red, white and blue waterslide. (Typhoon Texas)

KATY, Texas – Typhoon Texas’ waterslide will shine with red, white and blue lights through the end of this week in Katy.

This specially-lit slide is in honor of Katy-native Olympic gold medalist Tamyra Mensah-Stock along with all other Katy Olympians, Typhoon Texas said in a news release.

Tamyra Mariama Mensah-Stock celebrate her gold medal victory against Nigeria's Blessing Oborududu in their women's freestyle 68kg wrestling final match during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Tamyra Mensah-Stock (KPRC/Click2Houston.com)
CHIBA, JAPAN - AUGUST 03: Gold medalist Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah of Team United States poses with the gold medal during the Women's Freestyle 68kg medal ceremony on day eleven of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Makuhari Messe Hall on August 03, 2021 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
FORT WORTH, TEXAS - APRIL 03: Tamyra Mensah-Stock celebrates after beating Kennedy Blades in their Freestyle 68kg finals match on day 2 of the U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials at Dickies Arena on April 03, 2021 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
United States Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah, left, and compete Nigeria's Blessing Oborududu during the women's 68kg Freestyle wrestling bronze medal match at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, in Chiba, Japan. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2021, file photo, United States' Tamyra Marianna Stock Mensah, left, and Japan's Sara Dosho compete during the women's 68kg freestyle wrestling match at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Chiba, Japan. Tokyo Olympians are exercising extraordinary discipline against the coronavirus. They are sealed off in a sanitary bubble that has made competition possible but is also squeezing a lot of fun from their Olympic experience. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
CHIBA, JAPAN - AUGUST 02: Tamyra Marianna Mensah Stock of Team United States competes against Alla Cherkasova of Team Ukraine during the Women's Freestyle 68kg Semifinal on day ten of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Makuhari Messe Hall on August 02, 2021 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)

Typhoon Texas and its Olympic-themed slide is located at 555 Katy Fort Bend Rd, Katy, TX 77494.