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From Abseiling to Wheelchair Rugby. New Sports Travel+ product launched

17th October 2017

DTW1991 is pleased to announce the launch of a new Sports Travel+ product catering for professional and amateur sportsmen, women and teams.

The Sports Travel+ policy is for participants, players, coaches, instructors, clubs, teams and family members wanting a travel policy to cover them whilst participating in a sporting or leisure activity trip in the UK or abroad.   

The policy provides a comprehensive range of standard travel covers including cancellation, curtailment, medical expenses and baggage with a range of optional extensions available.

  • There are over 150 sports and activities included with access to even more on referral
  • Cover is provided for competition, training and leisure activities
  • No limit on the number of people to be covered making it ideal for team or group trips
  • Standard cover includes supplier or airline failure and legal expense cover
  • Optional extensions include:
    • hire of equipment mislaid or delayed by the carrier
    • loss and theft of sporting equipment
    • golf day cancellation cover for pre-paid green fees
    • sporting events cancellation fees.
  • Policyholders have access to our pre-travel advice and 24/7 emergency assistance service
  • Medical screening of pre-existing conditions

For our brokers we offer:

  • Direct access to knowledgeable decision making underwriters
  • Flexibility to  build a customised policy for their client
  • Swift response to any ‘out of the box’ referrals
  • An embedded web-based platform that enables the sale of the Sports Travel+ policy through their own branded website and customer facing link
  • Ability to upgrade and amend policies mid-term and process renewals online.

“Our broking partners were looking for a product that could cater to professional sports teams and individuals as well as amateur enthusiasts. We wanted to provide a product that had traditional underwriting thinking but with modern delivery. The Sports Travel+ product has been engineered to do just that.”

Dipesh Patel, Deputy Class Underwriter – Accident and Health
 

For further information please contact:

Dipesh Patel
Deputy Class Underwriter – Accident and Health
+44 20 7977 0877
+44 7884 589192
travel@dtw1991.com

Ryan Husbands
Underwriter– Accident and Health
+44 20 7977 0928
travel@dtw1991.com

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