RuneScape Guide: Agility

  • Date: 2017-09-19
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Agility is a members only skill in which you can improve the amount of time it takes to run out of energy, gain the ability to clear dangerous obstacles, access to secret areas, and the ability to use shortcuts throughout the land of RuneScape.  

Free-to-play players can level Agility up to level 5 through the Burthorpe course. 

Agility courses are the primary method of training Agility and are basically an obstacle course which you must complete repeatedly in order to gain experience. Initially there is a chance that certain obstacles in many of these courses can be failed, dealing damage to you and causing you to restart or skip part of the course, and for this reason it is recommended to bring food with you when training Agility in order to heal, preferably items that can be eaten in multiple bites such as Cakes.

Gnome Stronghold

Agility level:
1 Agility.

Gnome Course

Inside Tree Gnome Stronghold; NorthWest of Ardougne.

Fastest Way to Arrive: If you have completed Tree Gnome Village, then you are able to use the spirit tress to teleport directly to the Stronghold.

This course runs in a square (see the map below) so it is advised to to start at the beginning (log balance) and travel counter-clockwise. The obstacles on this course also cannot be failed.

Course Map: 

Gnome Stronghold Course

Experience Table:

Obstacle              Experience Gained

Log balance              7.5

Obstacle net             7.5

Tree branch              5

Balancing rope         7.5

Tree branch             5

Obstacle net            7.5

Obstacle pipe          7.5

Completed Course  86.5

Burthorpe Agility Course>

Agility Level:
1 Agility

In the northern part of Burthorpe, just East of the Games Room.

Fastest Way to Arrive:
Cast the Burthorpe home teleport and run a bit North-East.

Course Map: 

Burthorpe Agility Course

Obstacle                   Experience 

GainedLog beam        5.5

Wall                            5.5

Balancing ledge         5.5

Obstacle low wall       5.5

Rope swing                5.5

Monkey bars              5.5

Ledge                        46.5

Completed Course    79.5

Brimhaven Agility Arena

Agility level:
1 Agility, although 40 Agility is recommended to complete all the obstacles.

In the east of Brimhaven.

Fastest Way to Arrive:
Teleport to Musa Point using an Amulet of glory and walk West.

Speak to Cap'n Izzy No-Beared to gain admission, which will cost 200gp if you have not completed the Rocking Out quest.

The object of the activity is to tag the pillars located in the arena in order to get tickets. The arena is made of twenty-five platforms arranged in a 5x5 square, each with a single pillar except for one, which has the exit. Follow the flashing red arrow to find out which pillar you need to tag. Each time you tag an active pillar, you will gain a ticket, which can be used to purchase rewards later.

Between each pair of platforms is an obstacle which must be overcome. If you fail an obstacle, you will take damage. It is recommended to bring light or weight reducing equipment and lots of food, as failed obstacles will reduce your lifepoints by 20-60.

Course Map: 

 Brimhaven Agility Course

Experience Table:

Object             Agility Level Required           Experience without gloves*           Experience with gloves*              Failable?

Blade                  20                                                    0                                                0                                            Yes

Log Balance         1                                                   12                                             13.2                                         Yes

Pressure Pad     20                                                   26                                             28.5                                         Yes

Balancing Rope   1                                                   10                                             17.5                                          Yes

Monkey Bars       1                                                    14                                             15.5                                          Yes

Rope Swing        1                                                     20                                             22                                            Yes

Pillar                   1                                                     18                                             19.5                                          Yes

Low Wall            1                                                      8                                               8.5                                           Yes

Balancing Ledge 1                                                   16                                              17.5                                         Yes

Floor Spikes       20                                                 24                                                26.5                                        Yes

Plank                 1                                                    6                                                 6.5                                           Yes, If you walk on wrong 

plankHand Holds  20                                               22                                               24.2                                         Yes

Spinning Blade     40                                               28                                               31                                            Yes

Darts                    40                                                30                                               33                                                 Yes

*If you wear Karamja gloves (2) or higher, you can gain an experience boost:

You can buy several items with your Agility tickets, obtained by tagging the active pillars:

Agility rewards

Talk to Pirate Jackie the Fruit for your rewards, found outside in the hut.

  • One Ticket (1): 240 experience to agility

  • Ten Tickets (10): 2,480 experience to agility

  • Twenty Five Tickets (25): 6,500 experience to agility

  • One Hundred Tickets (100): 28,000 experince to agility

  • One Thousand Tickets (1000): 320,000 experience to agility

  • Toad Flax: 3 Tickets

  • Wergali: 5 Tickets

  • Snapdragon: 10 Tickets

  • Pirates Hook: 800 Tickets (The Pirate's Hook is a glove.)

Once you have mastered the Agility skill and reached level 99, you can speak to Cap'n Izzy No-Beard at the Brimhaven Agility Arena and purchase the cape of achievement for 99,000gp. Virsale provide rs gold for sale to all RuneScape Players. 

Once you have achieved 120 Agility, you can purchase an Agility Master Cape from Cap'n Izzy No-Beard in Brimhaven for 120,000 coins. 

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