Questions about sports travel insurance and cover for hazardous activities?

What kind of Sports travel insurance policy types do you offer?

We offer three types of policy. It all depends on your budget and the way you like to travel. The cheapest option is our Economy policy. Our Standard policy gives extra baggage, cancellation and medical cover and our Superior policy offers up to £10m of medical cover as well as gadget cover and lots of other benefits.

What if the sports I do aren't included in the price of my policy?

We cover over 75 sports and activities as standard, as well as hundreds more with our additional 'Activity Packs'. To add activity packs to your policy just tell us the sport you wish to participate in and we'll calculate the premium for you.

What types of sports travel insurance do World First offer?

We offer winter sports travel insurance cover and ski travel insurance, which includes cover for snowboarding and off-piste skiing. We also provide cover for water sports and activities like windsurfing, kitesurfing, canoeing and scuba diving.

What about adventure sports cover?

If you are even more adventurous, we offer adventure travel insurance. It covers all sorts, including trekking and mountaineering.

I'm going on a golfing holiday. Can you insure me?

Yes. Our Golf travel insurance policies offer cover for your golf equipment up to £500 with our Standard and Superior policies, with green fees insured up to £400. Golf cover is available on both our single-trip and annual travel insurance policies.

I'm going backpacking for the year and planning lots of different activities. What is the best policy to take out?

Our backpacker travel insurance for gap year holidays includes cover for over 150 sports and activities. We also offer special options for really adventurous travellers. Call us on 0345 90 80 161 to discuss your sports travel insurance requirements.

Do you cover medical problems?

We cover most pre-existing medical conditions, including epilepsy. We operate entirely from one site and will not ask you to phone any other health or medical screening companies before you can take out your policy with us. We regularly cover conditions like HIV, cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, diabetes and anaemia.

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