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Sports and activities covered with your World First policy

Fancy a game? It's no problem for World First travellers. We cover over 150 sports and activities for free.

Not sure or your sport isn't listed? Just give us a call on 0345 90 80 161 to chat about what kind of activity you are involved with. We'll be able to give you a quick decision - as well as peace of mind whilst you are away.

Cover is subject to you using the recommended safety equipment (such as a helmet, harness, knee and elbow pads), and following safety procedures, rules and instructions of qualified instructors. If the sport or activity is provided by a local operator you must ensure they are appropriately qualified and licenced. Water based activities must be within 12 nautical miles of the coastline.

Please note that all of the activities listed below are covered on a non-professional and non-competitive basis unless otherwise stated. All activities marked with an asterisk (*) indicate those which do not have Personal Liability cover and those marked with a (‡) indicate those which do not have Personal Accident cover.

Please refer to the policy wording for more details of the cover provided.

Abseiling (within organiser's guidelines)
Aerial Safaris (in chartered aircraft and as part of an organised excursion)
Archaeological Digging
Archery *‡
Assault Course
Athletics *‡
Bamboo Rafting
Banana Boating
Bar and Restaurant Work
Baseball *‡
Beach Games
Blading (no stunts)
Board Sailing *‡
Body Boarding
Boogie Boarding
Bowling / Bowls
Bungee Jumping *‡
Cable Car Ride
Camel Riding / Trekking *‡
Canoeing / Rafting / White Water Rafting / Kayaking (up to grade 3)
Canoeing / Rafting / White Water Rafting / Kayaking (grades 4 and 5) *‡
Catamaran / Yachting / Sailing
Clay Pigeon Shooting / small bore target shooting / rifle range *‡
Climbing (on climbing wall only)
Cross Country Running
Cycling *‡ (excluding Mountain Biking, BMX and Touring)
Dancing (including lesson participation)
Deep Sea Fishing
Dinghy Sailing *‡
Dry Slope Skiing / Boarding
Dragon Boat Racing *‡
Elephant Riding / Trekking *‡
Fell Running (up to 4,000 metres)
Fell Walking (up to 4,000 metres)
Fencing *‡
Flag American Football
Flying as a passenger in an aircraft (private plane, / helicopter or / glider)
Fruit or vegetable picking (under 3 metres)
Flag Football
Frisbee / Ultimate Frisbee
Glass Bottom Boats / Bubbles
Gliding (as a passenger and with a qualified pilot)
Go Karting *‡ (up to 120cc and wearing a helmet)
Gorilla Trekking (organised tours only)
Gym - Fitness
Helicopter Rides (passenger only)
Hiking up to 4,000 metres
Hobie Cat Sailing *‡
Hockey (field)
Horse Riding *‡ (Less than 7 days and wearing a helmet and excluding racing, jumping and hunting)
Hot Air Ballooning (passenger only)
Hot Dogging up to grade 3
Hot Springs
Hydro Zorbing
Ice Skating (rink only)
In-line Skating (no stunts)
Ice Surfing *‡
Ice Cricket *‡
Jet Boating *‡ (passenger only)
Kayaking (incl. white water) up to grade 3
Kayaking *‡ (incl. white water) grades 4 and 5
Llama Riding *‡
Land Skiing
Mopeds *‡ (maximum 125cc, and passed CBT training, wearing a helmet)
Motorcycling *‡ (maximum 125cc, and passed CBT training, wearing a helmet)
Mule Trekking *‡
Orienteering (up to 4,000 metres above sea level)
Ostrich Riding *‡
Parachuting *‡ (tandem only)
Parascending / Parasailing (towed by a boat over water)
Pony Trekking *‡ (wearing a helmet)
Power Boating *‡ (passenger only)
Racquet Ball / Rackets *‡
Rambling (up to 4,000 metres above sea level)
Reverse Bungee *‡
Rifle Range *‡
River Bugging *‡
River Sledging *‡
River Tubing *‡
Roller Skating / Blading / In-line (incidental, wearing pads, helmet and no stunts)
Safari in a vehicle / Trekking / Tracking (organised tours and no firearms)
Sailing / Yachting *‡ (European inshore waters only)
Sandboarding *‡
Sand Duning *‡
Sand Skiing *‡
Sand Surfing *‡
Sand Yachting *‡
Scuba Diving (up to a depth of 30 metres if qualified or accompanied by a qualified instructor and not diving alone)
Sea Fishing
Sea Kayaking (within inshore European Waters only and no racing)
Shark Diving (professionally supervised in a cage)
Skin Diving (up to a depth of 30 metres if qualified or accompanied by a qualified instructor and not diving alone)
Skateboarding (wearing pads and helmet, no stunts)
Skydiving *‡ (Tandem Only)
Sledding / Sledging or Sleigh Riding (passenger only if pulled by Horse, Dogs or Reindeer)
Small Bore Target Shooting *‡
Speed Boating *‡ (passenger only)
Spinning Class
Squash *‡
Swimming with Dolphins *‡
Swimming / Bathing with Elephants *‡
Sydney Harbour Bridge Walk (organised and walking across clipped onto a safety line)
Table Tennis
Tall Ship Crewing *‡
Team Building
Ten Pin Bowling
Touch Football
Tree Top Trekking / Canopy Walking
Trekking (below 4,000 metres only)
Tug of War
Wake Boarding
Walking (below 4,000 metres only)
Water Hockey
Water Polo
Water Skiing (no jumping)
Wicker Basket Tobogganing
Whale Watching
Wheelchair Basketball
Wind Tunnel Flying (wearing pads and helmet)
Yachting / Sailing *‡ (European inshore waters only)
Zip-lining / Trekking
Zorbing / Hydro Zorbing

Optional winter sports cover

Winter Sports are covered only upon payment of an additional premium and will cover you for up to 31 days on a single trip policy or for up to 17 days on a multi trip policy provided you are not participating in or training for a competition, taking part on a professional or semi-professional basis or taking part contrary to local advice or warnings:

Please refer to the Extensions Policy Wording for more details of the cover provided.

Air Boarding
Big Foot Skiing
Cross Country Skiing on Recognised Paths
Dry Slope Skiing and Snowboarding
Glacier Walking and Skiing
Ice Cricket *
Ice Windsurfing *
Kick Sledging
Nordic Skiing on Recognised Paths
Ski Randonnée
Ski Run Walking
Ski Skimming
Ski Touring
Skidooing *‡
Skiing and Snowboarding On-Piste and Off-Piste within Resort Boundaries
Snow Blading
Snow Shoeing
Snow Tubing
Snow Zorbing
Snowcat Skiing with a Professional Guide
Snowmobiling *‡
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