Winter Sports Travel Insurance
You can add Winter Sports to your policy on payment of an additional premium.
You must ensure that your usual treating G.P. is happy for you to participate in any winter sports activity and you must follow the safety guidelines for the activity concerned and where applicable use the appropriate and recommended safety equipment.
Going skiing? Please read about our Ski travel insurance.
If you select the Winter Sports option and pay the additional premium, the following activities are covered:
- On piste skiing/snowboarding in recognised areas (including off-piste when accompanied by a guide or instructor and provided you are not skiing against local recommendations or where avalanche warnings have been given)
- Cross country skiing
- Ice skating
There is no cover for the following activities:
- Off-piste skiing/snowboarding without a guide or instructor
- Skiing against local authoritative recommendations, warnings or advice
- Ski stunting
- Free-style skiing
- Nordic skiing
- Alpine skiing
- Bob sleigh
- Ice hockey
- Ski acrobatics
- Ski flying
- Ski jumping
- Ski mountaineering
- Glacier Skiing
- Snowcat skiing
- Snow carting or the use of bob sleighs
- Luges of skeletons
Winter Sports cover is only in force if shown on your policy schedule and the appropriate additional premium has been paid.
Activities included for free
There are over 100 activities covered free of charge on a Free Spirit policy.