Ice Hockey and Field Hockey are the most popular types.
We can also cover Ball Hockey (Amateur Tournament).
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- Summary of Cover
- European Hockey Tournaments
- Popular Locations
- Common Injuries
- Hockey Equipment
- Pre Existing Medical Conditions
Summary of Cover
|Section & Cover||Silver||Gold||Platinum|
|Cancellation or Curtailment||£1,000||£3,000||£7,500|
|Medical and Repatriation||£10,000,000||£10,000,000||£10,000,000|
|Scheduled Airline Failure||£1,500||£1,500||£1,500|
*The excess payable does vary depending on the claim benefit.
Please read the full Terms and Conditions of this policy offered by JS Travel Insurance.
This Travel Insurance policy for Hockey (Amateur Tournament) is underwritten by Travel Insurance Facilities and Insured by Union Reiseversicherung AG, UK. Travel Insurance Facilities are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Union Reiseversicherung AG are authorised by BaFin and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority.
European Hockey Tournaments
- MHC Heerhugowaard Easter Tournament - 19th April - 21st April, 2019
- EGGZperience Tournament - 19th April - 21st April, 2019
- Schiedam Easter Tournament (U14) - 19th April - 21st April, 2019
- Hoorn Easter Tournament (U17/U19) - 18th April - 21st April, 2019
Field Hockey is a popular sport all over the world among both Men and Women. It is especially popular in the following countries and regions:
- New Zealand
- South Africa
Additionally, Field Hockey is the official national sport of Pakistan and was the national sport of India until 2012, when it was declared that India does not have a national sport.
Men's Field Hockey has been an Olympic sport since 1908, while Women's Field Hockey was added in 1980.
There are several Field Hockey Competitions and Leagues in England, including the Women's Hockey League, Men's Hockey League, five Regional Men's Leagues and five Regional Women's Leagues, Junior Leagues.
The majority of injuries sustained from the sport are as a result of direct contact during the game from either objects such as the stick or the ball, or with other players. Some of the most common injuries include:
- Broken bones
- Muscle tears
- Ruptured ligaments
Field Hockey is played with a J Shaped hockey stick with a flat side on the playing side and curved surface on the other side.
These sticks are made of wood, carbon fibre or glass fibre and are all right handed left handed hockey sticks are not allowed.
This type of Hockey is played with a hard ball on a gravel, sand, grass or turf field.
The Teams Jerseys are somewhat similar to those worn in football.
Pre Existing Medical Conditions
If you have pre existing medical conditions and you plan to participate in Hockey (Amateur Tournament) whilst travelling abroad, we are able to provide you with a policy.
This policy provides Personal Liability cover.
You will need to select: Hockey (Field Hockey not Ice Hockey). This will automatically cover you for an Amateur Torunament.
Please check the Terms and Conditions for any Restrictions or Exclusions.