Planning on a trip this Winter? Whether you’re skiing, sledding or snowboarding, it is important to think about winter sports travel insurance.
This type of cover can be very different from a standard travel insurance policy as the benefits can be crucial to anyone planning to participate in winter sport activities.
Winter sports travel insurance is available for a one-off trip or multiple trips throughout the year. It covers a wider range of activities associated with winter holidays in comparison to a standard travel policy, so you can be rest assured that if the unexpected occurs, you’re protected.
Whilst AbbeyAutoline’s Travel Insurance, provided via SunWorld, can provide cover for thousands of pre-existing medical conditions, customers may view a directory of alternative specialist Travel Insurance providers on the Money and Pensions Service (MaPS) website here or call 0800 138 7777.
This can sometimes be the most important aspect of Winter Sports cover as it can help cover the costs medical bills if you fall ill or have an accident and injure yourself.
Loss of Use
This will cover you for the days when you cannot participate in planned winter sports due to adverse weather conditions, loss or theft of your ski pass.
Most winter sports insurance policies will cover the theft/loss or damage to your own or hired equipment.
Cruise insurance is a specialist policy that covers the specific activities and risks associated with a cruise holiday. For example, cruise insurance may cover you for missed port departures or transport to the hospital if you take ill on a cruise line.
Will you be teeing off on your holidays? If so, this policy provides you with cover for loss, theft or damage to your golf equipment, up to £1,000. It can also cover you for non-refundable green fees which you may have already paid for if you cancel your trip.
We also cover a wide range of sporting activities that may not come under a standard travel insurance policy. These include everything from American football to deep sea fishing.