L’Etape du Tour 2020 – Cycle Racing Travel insurance | JS Insurance

L'Etape du Tour

Cover for the L’Etape du Tour 2020

L’Etape du Tour is on the 5th July 2020 and the route will take the riders over the same course of the Tour de France 2020.

L’Etape du Tour gives amateur cyclists a chance to ride a stage of the Tour de France, just days after the pros. This year features an iconic 177km route from Nice, looping into the Alpes-Maritimes, finishing on the Promenade de Anglais. Riders will climb 3,570m across the Col de la Colmiane, the Col du Turini and finally the epic Col d’Eze.

JS Travel Insurance covers many Cyclists every year who take part in L’Etape du Tour.


Please select Cycle Racing / Sportives (not professional)

You can purchase a policy for the entire trip or just for the L’Etape du Tour day (5th July 2020). If you take a policy for the day, please make sure you only select Adventures Part A.

Are you prepared for L’Etape du Tour ?

Have you done the training ? 

Have you got all your Kit ? Make sure you have trained in the same kit you will be riding L’Etape du Tour 2019 so you know its comfortable.

Have you had your bike serviced ? Do this before you go and do a couple of training runs on your bike before you head to France.

And have you got your Travel Insurance for the trip ?

Important Requirements about the Travel Insurance

  • If you already have Travel Insurance but not specifically that covers Cycle Racing. Call us on 0800 047 5065 .
  • If you are already in France and you want Insurance just for the day of the Stage call + 44 (0)1273 773 017.
  • If you have any pre existing medical conditions, you should declare them or your claim may not be paid.
  • If you already have Bike Insurance in the United Kingdom, make sure it covers you riding in France and make sure it covers a Racing Bike.

Major Benefits of  Travel Insurance

Medical cover up to £10,000,000. You really don’t need this much but it’s good to have it. If you crash and get hurt, you get ill before, after or during the race you are covered for Medical costs.  Make sure anyway that you have an European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) too.

Search and Rescue cover to £50,000, again unlikely but if you do get lost and need to be rescued if you are injured then this is good cover and unusual for an Insurer to provide it.


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Don’t ride l’Etape du Tour without Travel Insurance !!!

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