British olympian, Tom Daley, takes the plunge on Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas

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British diving champion, Tom Daley, star of ITV’s Splash, had a go at surfing on Royal Caribbean‘s Allure of the Seas to mark the start of the new ‘Caribbean Cup’ by Royal Caribbean, designed to promote the cruise line’s Caribbean sailings.

The 19-year-old bronze medallist was joined by Australian swimmer Ian Thorpe, and American gymnast Gabby Douglas, in a variety of athletic challenges onboard.

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The trio tested their skills at surfing, rock-climbing and dodgeball – all activities that will be available for cruisers on the ship this year.

Tom Daley made his mark on the world of diving at London 2012 where he won a bronze medal.

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