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Bobsleighing Travel Insurance - Ski Insurance

Originating in the 19th century, Bobsleighing can be done in either two or four man teams and involves navigating a narrow, winding ice track in a gravity powered sled. The first European Championships took place in 1914, followed by the sports inclusion in the Winter Olympics in 1924.

Whether you are taking part in Bobsleighing for the first time, we can provide you with adequate cover for all your needs.

We will also cover the Hire of Equipment if yours is delayed, misplaced or stolen on your outward bound journey.

To get a quote by telephone or email, contact us on 0800 047 5065 (FREE) or 01273 773 017 info@jsinsurance.co.uk

Summary of Cover

PART A

Section & Cover Limit Per Person Excess
Medical Expenses £10,000,000 £100
Search & Rescue Cover £50,000 £500
Personal Accident £5,000 -
Activity Equipment £1,000 £75
Delayed Activity Equipment £200 -
Activity Equipment Hire £300 -
Legal Expenses £25,000 -
Curtailment £2,000 £100

PART B

Section & Cover Limit Per Person Excess
Personal Possessions £2,000 £75
Delayed Possessions £200 -
Loss of Personal Money £300 £75
Loss of Travel Documents £1,000 £75
Cancellation £5,000 £100
Travel Disruption £1,000 -
Travel Delay £120 -
Abandonment £5,000 £100
End Supplier Failiure £2,500 -

Popular Areas for Bobsleighing

  • France
  • Switzerland
  • Austria
  • Germany
  • USA
  • Canada

Bobsleighing Events

The main Bobsleighing events calendar for men and women begins in December and ends in February. The two main events in Bobsleighing are the Winter Olympics and the Bobsleighing World Cup.

Common Injuries whilst Bobsleighing

As Bobsleighing involves going at high speeds down narrow and winding tracks, it is a high risk sport and sustaining a serious injury can be easily done, so it is vital to ensure you are properly covered with your Travel Insurance before you partake in the sport. Crashes account for most of the injuries sustained. Some of the more common ones known to occur as a result of the sport, either during a race or during practice, include:

  • Spinal injuries
  • Fractures
  • Head injuries
  • Bruises
  • Contusions
  • Lacerations

Important Note:

You are required at all times to wear the appropriate safety equipment, for example protective clothing and / or suitable head protection.

Adventures Travel Insurance is arranged for Jade Stanley Limited through P J Hayman & Company Limited who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 497103). Registered office: Stansted House, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire PO9 6DX. Reg no. 2534965. Underwritten by White Horse Insurance Ireland Limited except End Supplier Failure which is provided by International Passenger Protection Limited.

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Ski-insurance.co.uk is part of Jade Stanley Limited (JS Insurance).Jade Stanley Limited is a UK company (registered number 3570857) , Registered Office at 5 Chapel Mews, Waterloo Street, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 1AR and is authorised and regulated by the FCA, Financial Conduct Authority (Number:306205)
Our policies are underwritten by Ageas Insurance Ltd, White Horse Insurance Ireland dac and Union Reiseversicherung AG. UK Branch.
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