Sure, you’ve seen the cardio and weight machines before. But have you tried the FlowRider?
The fitness center offers 158 new cardio and resistance machines, as well as free weights, pilates, yoga, spinning, and boot camp classes, starting at $12 per class. Free classes are also available, including stretching and the fab abs classes.
If you don’t want to let your game slip, you can come up to the Sports Court for a little basketball and soccer. The court is surrounded by a glass wall, so you don’t need to worry about losing the ball. The crew of the Allure organizes soccer and basketball tournaments and everybody’s invited to participate.
With Royal Caribbean’s FlowRider passengers can attempt to learn surfing, or just show off their skills. Never heard of it before? Here’s the official description. Suffice it to say, the FlowRider is a surf simulator that can get pretty challenging, especially with crowds of people sitting around judging you. The FlowRider is a popular place amongst teenagers and kids, but adults also make frequent use it, too.
The mini golf course has just nine holes, so it’s not PGA rated (regrettable, but we enjoyed it nonetheless).
The rock climbing walls can be accessed from the Boardwalk. They offer varying degrees of difficulty.
The first zip line on sea stretches straight over the Boardwalk, from one end of the open deck to the other – and looks like a lot of fun, if you are not afraid of heights. We didn’t, um… we didn’t try it. (Sorry.)
Behind the Aqua theater are two large shuffleboards areas with equipment, but it’s hard to even see them there, so they are not used very often.
In front of the Wipe Out Cafe are six ping pong tables. Let the tournament begin.
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