Going slopestyle at Easter…don’t forget your insurance!

Going slopestyle at Easter…don’t forget your insurance! The Winter Olympics have been fantastic haven’t they? It’s been inspiring stuff, especially the Snowboarding Slopestyle, a new event that involves riders making their way (very quickly) down a steep course that includes …

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Booking for summer? Don’t forget your travel insurance too.

Booking for summer? Don’t forget your travel insurance too. Believe it or not, Christmas will soon be over. Then what? What will distract us from energy costs, cold nights and short, wet days until spring arrives? If you’re anything like …

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Taking Xmas with you this year? We’ve got you covered!

Taking Xmas with you this year? We've got you covered! It’s nearly Christmas! Hurrah! No doubt you’ll be making plans to visit relatives, see old friends, hit the slopes or laze in the sun for a few days. It can …

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Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job?

Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job? OKAY. Enough of that brilliant summer already. It’s now time to turn our thoughts to the oncoming winter. For many of us that means …

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How much would a winter sports injury cost you?

How much would a winter sports injury cost you? Bumps and bruises are part and parcel of a winter sports holiday. But sometimes a slip on the slopes can cause a more serious injury. Here’s a breakdown of how much …

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British Foreign Office asks: ‘Are you ski fit?’

Winter sports travellers urged to get in shape and get the right type of travel insurance. It might not be everyone’s cup of tea. But for some thrill-seekers, sliding down the side of a snow covered mountain makes for the …

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Black diamonds: A guide to ski slope difficulty ratings

Black diamonds: A guide to ski slope difficulty ratings But during a winter sports holiday, it’s no good taking on the trickiest your resort has to offer if you’ve only just learnt to deal with the practice slopes. That’s how …

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Are you fit enough to cope with the slopes?

Are you fit enough to cope with the slopes? Embarking on a fitness regime for your holiday might sound a little out of the ordinary. Then again, an alpine adventure is no ordinary holiday... Everyone’s heard of pre-holiday diets and …

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What you really, really need from winter sports travel insurance

What you really, really need from winter sports travel insurance Winter holiday season is just around the corner, and you could be forgiven if your mind has already been drifting to dreams of the white stuff. (In which case, we …

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Make sure it’s more swoosh, less FOOSH this half term

Why late season boarding can play havoc with your snow style It’s half term for many schools next week. And that means a mass exodus for a spot of late season snow. But, as the European ski season comes to …

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