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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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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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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Why a collision on the piste could cost much more than dignity

Why a collision on the piste could cost much more than dignity Personal liability cover is an essential part of any travel insurance policy for a winter sports holiday. Boris Johnson is a lucky, lucky man.   The political scamp …

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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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