FFun&FitnessTravelClub members cruise on Royal Caribbean and Celebrity cruise ships. They enjoy daily, private water exercise classes taught by AEA certified fitness instructors who host guests from their hometowns. Water exercise classes are held in the ships' indoor heated Solarium and outdoor pools. Fitness cruises can include tai chi, yoga, Zumba, dance and deck walking classes too. No membership fees are charged to join this club. It is dues free.

Fun&FitnessTravelClub is named by Royal Caribbean as its top business partner in the mid-Atlantic states of Virginia, D.C., Maryland and Delaware. Cynthia Neu McCluskey is co-founder and Travel Coordinator. Jim Seeley, is Cruise Program Director and co-founder. Fun&FitnessTravelClub began in 1998 with 23 water aerobics students and one teacher. Today it has 300 fitness instructors and 8000 members nationwide who cruise all over the world.

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FFun&FitnessTravelClubcruises are tailored for guests who like to exercise when they travel. It's been featured by many of the nation's media outlets and in the corporate publications of both Royal Caribbean and Celebrity Cruise Lines. Fun&FitnessTravelClub members are always welcome aboard because they practice good health habits and bring along a great sense of humor! They exercise in the ships' heated pools. Then, after enjoying daily shore excursions, they dine together each evening at their own private tables in the formal dining hall. Mid-ship Staterooms are booked near elevators in up-graded categories at senior, group, discounted rates. Special dietary meals are available. The club also offers yoga, Zumba, tai chi classes and more, to complement its highly regarded water aerobics theme cruises. All classes are taught by certified fitness instructors from across America who travel with the club. Some of the most popular cruise hosts are shown clockwise starting from the top: Cruise Program Director Jim Seeley of Virginia, Tammy McAlister of Texas, Barb Batson of Tennessee, Mary Holder of Texas, Linda Johnson of Pennsylvania (in white), Jane Hunter of Florida, Debbie Reiss of Arizona, Jackie Votava of Oklahoma, and Kathy Potts of Illinois who stands in front of Jim. To travel with Fun&Fitness guests must be at least 30 years of age and have valid passports. A big benefit in traveling with this club is its liberal policy regarding deposits and final payments. Any guest can "lay away to cruise away." And any deposit or payment made at any time is 100% refundable with no insurance required, if a guest cancels the cruise at least 100 days before departure. Guests often say, "The easiest part about this cruise is paying for it! I've done it many times!"


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Alaska: $849 *NEW
Depart Seattle, WA
Alaska Inside Passage, Juneau, Skagway, Tracy Arm Fjord, Victoria (B.C.)
September 7, 2018
September 14, 2018
Atlantic SE Coast & Bahamas: $689 *NEW
Depart Baltimore, MD
Charleston, Orlando, Miami, Grand Bahama, Nassau
April 5, 2018
April 14, 2018
Western Caribbean: $549 *NEW
Depart Tampa, FL
Grand Cayman, Cozumel
February 17, 2018
February 22, 2018
Western Caribbean: $599
Depart Galveston, TX
Roatan, Puerto Costa Maya, Cozumel
October 29, 2017
November 5, 2017
New England / Canada: $899
Depart Boston, MA
Bar Harbor, Portland, New Brunswick, Halifax
September 24, 2017
October 1, 2017
Cruise prices are based on double occupancy, per person, in an Inside Stateroom. Port charges are included. They do not include gov't departure taxes, customs fees or security and service surcharges. Air fare is not included. A 100% refund is guaranteed if you cancel at least 100 days before departure. No insurance is required for this travel club refund benefit.

FFun&FitnessTravelClub has more than 6000 members and 300 Fitness Hosts nationwide. Its certified instructors have escorted their hometown guests on cruises to all the Caribbean Islands, the Mexican Riviera, Hawaii, the Inside Passage to Alaska, through the Panama Canal, to Bermuda and all along the Eastern Shores from Charleston to New York City to Quebec, Canada. They've sailed away from Seattle, New Orleans, Galveston, San Diego, Los Angeles, Vancouver, B.C.; Philadelphia, Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Honolulu, as well as Barcelona, Spain; St. Petersburg, Russia; Dublin, Ireland; Amsterdam, Holland; Sydney, Australia; Wellington, New Zealand; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Athens, Greece and Alexandria, Egypt. They've even cruised around Cape Horn going to the South Pole. A favorite sailing is to Canada each fall to see the foliage. The club has even cruised to, Israel, Turkey and Cypress. Where would you like to go? Be sure your passport is valid. Everything else is arranged. "You go beyond good customer service," says Janet Davenport, Hutto, Texas.

FFun&Fitness TravelClub offer various exercise classes each day on its cruises. You can take one class, or all of them. Your cruise fare includes all exercise sessions and activities. There are no dues or membership fees to join this club. And you don't have to be good at sports, either. All you need to be is a good sport!

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"Taking my first cruise with you exceeded all expectations. All of it was wonderful! Thank you!" Susan Perterson, Lawrence, KS

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Female Pirate in Key WestFun&FitnessTravelClub Host Cindy Gober (center in white) and her fitness followers are from Elizabethton, TN near Nashville.

Female Pirate in Key West
"Fun&FitnessTravelClub is the perfect name," say Tina Larkin and Linda Lipscomb of Tucson, AZ.

"The pleasure of this cruise was enhanced by your careful attention to detail!" Doris Cogar, Staunton, VA

"Thanks so much for your advice and help. You make traveling easy and fun!" Janette Haak, Lawrence, KS

"Thank you for a great cruise! All the water aerobics teachers were wonderful. When you offer another cruise at our 'Y' we will be the first ones to sign up!"
Judith and Ed Zdinak, Staunton, VA.

"Thank you so much for letting me participate. I had the most wonderful time. The workouts were all splendid. I cannot wait until next time." Josetta Hollingsworth, Longview, WA.

"I loved our cruise! Thank you for making this great idea to exercise while you cruise come to life. It is certainly hard to come back to cold Detroit!" Donna Edwards, Detroit, MI.

"Absolutely fabulous cruise! Will call now about Hawaii. Can't miss out cruising with the Fun & Fitness Travel Club. It is what it says...Fun with Fitness!" Jose Metress, Annandale, VA.

"Thank you for all your hard work at arranging such a wonderful cruise! I had a fantastic time. I do appreciate all your efforts and will forever have fond memories that I cherish." Lynn Smith, Galveston, TX.

"I really enjoyed this cruise and fellowship with members of Fun & Fitness. I look forward to cruising with you again." Mae Davis, Woodbridge, VA

"Thank you for all your hard work and fine organization for the cruise. We had a really great time!" Terri and Jim O'Connell, Centreville,, MD.

"Thank you! I was fully reimbursed by your travel insurance policy before I even received a letter from my doctor confirming I was sick and could not go on the cruise. You guys are remarkable!" Jeannie Stahl, Phoenix, AZ.

"Thank you so much! We had a wonderful time. It was a great way to celebrate our anniversary. We can't wait to cruise with you again!" Teresa Wampler, Knoxville, TN

"Thank you from the bottom of my heart. I had a wonderful time and look forward to joining Fun & Fitness for another cruise next year. My roommate was superb! Thank you for introducing us. Excellent choice for us both." Nancy Ricks, Tacoma Park, MD

"Thank you for implementing a wonderful cruise. We did enjoy ourselves and look forward to cruising with you again next year." Marian Weber & Gwen Geddie, Washington, D.C.

"Thanks so much for such a great first cruise. It will not be my last."
Lynn Powell, Tulsa, OK

"The only way I will cruise now is with Fun & Fitness. You had so many physical activities for us to do on the ship while we cruised. I'd have been too lazy and unhappy without your great fitness coaches and classes in water exercise, deck walking, tai chi and everything else! Do keep me on your list for travel. Use my name any time to say how great is your cruising concept." Barb Gough, Staunton, VA.

"Club members on Fun & Fitness cruises are wonderful and friendly--no complaints at all. Your fitness instructors are fun and energetic. My sister-in-law and I love to travel with you. This last cruise was just another wonderful example of your agency's great team work." Holly Eckl, Waukesha, WI

"This was my first cruise, and I was full of trepidation. But we had a wonderful time! I am ready to go again now. How about Alaska?! Jim Seeley was everywhere and took excellent care of us. You have a fine organization."
Lyn Schichtel, Staunton, VA

"Thank you for a wonderful cruise, especially with Program Director Jim Seeley! I would've been lost without him and all the well organized, fun filled fitness events the club hosted for us on the ship." Bonnie Jourdan, Alexandria, VA.

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For more information about this dues-free travel club go to "Upcoming Cruises." Port charges are included in cruise fares. Call 800-955-9942 or e-mail Cynthia@fun-fitness.com for more information. The club requests guests be at least 30 years of age to cruise. You can also call Fitness Host Coordinator Barb Batson at 800-500-8905 to learn how you might host a fitness cruise, if you are a certified fitness professional. Parent company of the Fun&FitnessTravelClub is Ventures in Travel, a subsidiary of Ventures in Video, Inc., located in Falls Church, VA. It is a member of the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). Instructors on cruises are certified by AEA (the Aquatic Exercise Association). Another fitness resource for the club is ExerciseFriends.com where exercise partners can find each other by zip codes. The Fun&FitnessTravelClub was created to encourage travelers with arthritis to overcome pain when traveling by doing their daily water exercises in the indoor, heated pools of Royal Caribbean and Celebrity cruise ships just like they do at home in their communities. Cruise Program Director Jim Seeley and Cruise Coordinator Cynthia Neu McCluskey are both certified to teach water arthritis. They met at Spring Hill RECenter in 1998 in McLean, VA., where their concept for the popular Fun&FitnessTravelClub was born. Cynthia and Jim continue teaching daily, morning water arthritis exercises in the pools of the Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) in Virginia. They do this while also managing their award winning Fun&FitnessTravelClub.

This page last updated: April 22, 2017