White Water Rafting Travel Insurance
White Water Rafting is an Adventurous Water Sport that involves paddling an inflatable raft in moving water, usually a fast flowing, or whitewater, river. The main attraction of this particular sport is having to deal with (managed) risks and performing teamwork. The velocity of the water may vary from gentle and easy to navigate to rapid and even dangerous. The type,…
White Water Rafting is an Adventurous Water Sport that involves paddling an inflatable raft in moving water, usually a fast flowing, or whitewater, river. The main attraction of this particular sport is having to deal with (managed) risks and performing teamwork. The velocity of the water may vary from gentle and easy to navigate to rapid and even dangerous. The type, difficulty and danger of the water and rapids are categorised similarly to ski slopes. There are six difficult Classes or Grades, Grade 1 being slowly moving water with only minor ripples; Grade 3 indicating moderate to powerful, but still predictable rapids.
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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 Locations For White Water Rafting
- Ashuelot River- Grade 4
- Bearcamp River- Grade 4
- Contoocook River- Grade 4
- Kennebec River- Grade 4
- Saco River- Grade 4
- River Karnali- Grade 6
- Marshyangdi- Grade 6
- Bhote Koshi- Grade 6
- River Arun- Grade 6
- The Tamur River- Grade 6
Common Injuries whilst White Water Rafting
White Water Rafting is an extreme and dangerous sport, therefore injuries can be sustained. Some of the most common injuries are:
The areas of the body most likely to sustain injury are:
Listening carefully to instructions and following them will reduce the risk of injury and ensure you have a safe and fun time.
White Water Rafting Equipment
The other fundamental instruments such as oars, paddles and the right type of boat will all be provided by the organisation that takes you out on the water, if you are a beginner to the sport and do not already have your own equipment.your belongings.
You must ensure that you are adequately supervised, that appropriate safety equipment (such as life jackets etc.) are worn at all times and you do not participate in White Water Rafting for more than 90 days in any one Period of Insurance.
This activity does not provide Accidental Death & Disability Benefit or Personal Liability cover.
This Travel Insurance 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.