Judo (Amateur Competition) Travel Insurance
If you are planning to take part in a Judo Amateur Competition, it is important that you have a Travel Insurance policy in place before you leave your home. A physical, full contact combat sport, Judo is a Martial Art that is practised on an amateur level all around the world. Its goal is to either throw down an opponent or lock them into a certain position by using…
If you are planning to take part in a Judo Amateur Competition, it is important that you have a Travel Insurance policy in place before you leave your home. A physical, full contact combat sport, Judo is a Martial Art that is practised on an amateur level all around the world. Its goal is to either throw down an opponent or lock them into a certain position by using ones arms and legs. Judo is requires both physical strength and mental focus it is so popular because it allows Amateurs to improve their agility, concentration, stamina and skills. It also focuses greatly on mutual respect between opponents and other Judokas.
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We provide cover for Residents of the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands and British Forces Posted Overseas.
- Summary of Cover
- Common Injuries
- Popular Judo Competitions we have covered
- Judo organizations we cover
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|
Popular Judo Competitions we have covered
- Matsumae Cup
- Izegem Open
Judo organizations we cover
- British Judo
- Judo Scotland
Common Injuries whilst taking part in Judo
If you are traveling abroad to take part in an Amateur Judo Competition, it is important that you have a Travel Insurance policy in place before your leave your home.
As a very physical combat sport, Judo is a sport in which it is fairly easy to sustain injuries. Therefore, it is essential that Judoka warm up properly before taking part in an Amateur Competition. One of the most essential parts of the warming up is stretching. Even though its a non violent and exceptionally fair sport kicking and hitting, for example, arent allowed Judokas could still be thrown on the floor or have their limbs or even heads locked in awkward, uncomfortable holds or grips. Anyone who takes part in Judo on a regular basis is quite likely to get injured sooner or later, but the injuries are usually minor. Serious injuries, however, may occasionally occur as well. Common injuries when taking part in Judo include the following:
- Strains and sprains
- Cartilage tear
- Back injuries
- Joint injuries
- Nerve injury
- Stress injury
Prevent Serious Injuries whilst taking part in Judo
- Warm up and stretch properly before training or matches.
- Train and practiced under the guidance of a professional, licensed coach.
- Practice and repeat offensive and defensive moves.
- Tap the floor and acknowledge when others are tapping as well.
You must ensure that you do not participate in Judo (Amateur Competition) for more than 90 days in any one Period of Insurance.
This Sport does not provide Accidental Death & Disability Benefit or Personal Liability cover.
Please read the Policy Wording for full details.
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