Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Health & Fitness
  3. Healthcare

World class athletes battle it out at The Caribbean Cup Challenge

See also

As the world continues to gather around their televisions to watch the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for the next few weeks, some of the world's best athletes are also competing in their own special event. Sometimes physical, sometimes creative, sometimes mental but always in the name of fun three world champions, US gymnast Gabby Douglas, British diver Tom Daley and Australian swimmer, Ian Thorpe, are competing against each other in the The Caribbean Cup Challenge.

The Caribbean Cup Challenge sponsored by Royal Caribbean International has recruited these three top world athletes to put a warm twist on cold weather sports and compete on board the Allure of the Seas. Royal Caribbean's newest ship. Taking it to a new level. Gabby, Tom and Ian battle it out in a 10 series event going to head to head in such winter tropical twists like surfing, playing dodgeball, ice fishing, having a snowball fight and even sushi making! Competitions are also being held on Labadee, Haiti, Royal Caribbean’s private destination.

Want to see how the athletes are fairing against one another? Visit Royal Caribbean's YouTube channel by clicking here to watch them competing in sushi making, flowriding, water polo and kayaking. To check out the athletes going head to head in a dodgeball competition just click on the video attached.

To learn more about Royal Caribbean and The Caribbean Club Challenge visit and to learn more about the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics visit

Your comments are greatly appreciated! Leave one below or email me at You can also follow me on Twitter @christiasfotos, Facebook or my personal page on Facebook at where you can read my personal notes on Lupus or my blog at XOXO, Christia.

Don't forget to subscribe for the latest news in fashion, beauty, party planning and healthy living in Evansville, IN!

All written work and pictures unless otherwise stated are property of Christia M. Torres and may not be used without permission.



  • Dead babies found
    Seven dead babies were found in Utah resident Megan Huntsman's old home
    Shocking Discovery
  • Kendall Jenner
    Get the Coachella looks: Kendall Jenner’s nose ring, green hair and edgy nails
    Coachella Look
  • Dog's Easter basket
    How to fill your dog’s Easter basket with the perfect toys
    Easter Basket
  • Rabbit owners
    Bringing home the bunny: Important information for rabbit owners
    7 Photos
  • Haunted island
    The world’s most haunted island may soon be the most haunted luxury resort
    Haunted Resort
  • Sunken ferry
    Search continues for missing passengers after a ferry sinks off the South Korean coast
    Sunken Ferry

Related Videos:

  • Want it done right - do it yourself
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518176386" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • Breaking through
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517001636" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • dogs
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517920393" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!