Able2Travel Winter Sports Travel Insurance

Winter Sports Cover Option


Planning a skiing, snowboarding, or a different winter sports holiday? Able2Travel travel insurance with winter sports cover can provide you with the peace of mind you need to enjoy your holiday should the unexpected happen.

Lots of things can go wrong on winter sports holidays so our winter sports cover provides protection for various additional winter sports elements of your trip including cover for lost, damaged or stolen ski equipment that you own or have hired, unused, lost or stolen ski packs, piste closure and physiotherapy cover should it be required upon your return to the United Kingdom.

What is Covered on Able2Travel Winter Sports Cover Option?

Below is a brief explanation of what is covered on Able2Travel Travel Insurance with additional Winter Sports cover Option. You should, however, always refer to the Able2Travel Travel Insurance Policy wording for full cover limits, terms, conditions and exclusions.

Winter Sports that are covered under Able2Travel Travel Insurance include: cross country skiing (Nordic skiing), glacier skiing, recreational racing, snowmobiling, mono skiing, off piste skiing or snowboarding (providing local safety guidelines and warnings are observed), on piste skiing or snowboarding, snowblading and sledging.

Policy Options Benefits Schedule £

Level of Cover

Level of Cover

Level of Cover

Section of Cover

Gold

Excess

Silver

Excess

Platinum

Excess

Section 18. Winter sports Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

Winter sport equipment

500

175

750

95

1000

50

Lift pass

300

175

500

95

750

50

Ski pack

300

175

400

95

500

50

Piste closure

300

175

400

95

400

50

Note. The table above is only a summary of cover. The sections of “winter sports cover” are explained in more detail below. However, you should always refer to the policy wording for full travel insurance cruise cover terms, conditions and exclusions.

Winter sports equipment and hire cover – for the loss, theft or damage to ski equipment that you either own, have hired or have borrowed. There is also cover for the cost to hire ski equipment following the loss, theft or damage of ski equipment insured by us as well the delayed arrival of ski equipment.

Lift pass cover – for the proportionate value of any ski pass that you are unable to use following accidental injury or sickness that prevents you from skiing, as medically certified, or loss or theft of your ski pass.

Ski pack cover – for the proportionate value of any ski hire or ski school fee that you are unable to use following your; accidental injury or sickness that prevents you from skiing, as medically certified, or loss or theft of your ski pass.

Piste closure cover – for each day that it is not possible to ski because all lifts are closed due to a complete lack of snow, adverse conditions, or avalanche danger in your pre-booked trip resort, for either the costs you have paid for travel to an alternative resort including the necessary additional cost of a ski pass, or a compensation payment after you return where no alternative is available. This section is only valid for the period 1st December to 31st of March only.

Physiotherapy in the UK – for the cost of further physiotherapy treatment prescribed and authorised by a medical practitioner in your home country and agreed by us following accidental bodily injury sustained during your winter sports trip. This element of cover is only available on Gold or Platinum levels of cover.

You should always refer to the Able2Travel Travel Insurance Policy wording for full cover limits, terms, conditions and exclusions.

Please Note. Remember to add Winter Sports Cover Option on the ‘Your Quote’ page when getting a quote to add it to your Able2Travel Travel Insurance policy.

How do I Get a Winter Sports Travel Insurance Quote?

It is quick and easy to get an Able2Travel Travel Insurance quote including additional winter sports cover. All you have to do is select the Winter Sports Cover option on the ‘Your Quote’ page when getting a quote to add it to your Able2Travel Travel Insurance policy.

Important Information for Customers with Serious Medical Conditions

The Money and Pensions service (MaPs) has developed a directory of specialist travel insurance to ensure customers with pre-existing medical conditions are easily able to obtain access to affordable travel insurance. If we are unable to help you and you are struggling to find medical cover that suits your needs, due to a serious medical condition, you may find a company that can help you through the MaPs travel insurance directory www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk or by calling 0800 138 7777 - Monday to Friday, 8am – 6pm. 

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