Skateboarding is a rather new action sport which involves riding a skateboard and performing tricks using one. There is something really cool about skateboarding, as it is often associated with rebellious attitude, dangerous stunts and speed. There’s no wonder skate boarding popularity has soared over the last few decades.
Not only skate boarding is a great recreational activity, it is also a fun way to spend time and make some friends. Additionally it can be a good for exercising, developing strength, agility and dexterity. Not only that, but skate boarding is also a very simple and innovating means of transportation, especially for urban areas. Exploring a new travel destination on a skate board could be a really hip and fun experience. You can strap your skateboard on a backpack and ride it whenever you want.
This will also let you see more and travel though the city faster than most of the tourists on feet. Of course, one should keep in mind that it is really easy to get hurt when skateboarding, especially if you’re skating in a new place. To prevent most of the injuries, wear protective gear at all times. It is easy to lose balance when skating, so falling, as well as fractures, sprains and strains are unavoidable. Some injuries may be severe, and there have even been accidents of skateboarders hit by cars.
Even the most experienced skateboarders can get hurt, because as the complexity of tricks increases, so does the risk of injury.
If you are going to skateboard on your trip to a new travel destination, take out a proper skate boarding travel insurance cover. It will help you stay sure that you will be medicated in case of the injury without having to spend a fortune on medical bills in a foreign country.
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Single and Backpacker Cover best if you only travel once a year or need a long stay policy.
Annual Multi Trip is perfect if you take two or more trips in a year. Over 18’s who are not a couple living at same address (eg friends/siblings) must buy a separate policy PER PERSON.
Already Travelling? You MUST select ‘ALREADY TRAVELLING’ as your Type of Policy.
We offer Already Travelling Insurance on the strict understanding that:
There is a 48 hour waiting period from the date of policy issue before the insurance takes effect as a fraud prevention measure. New Claims requiring inpatient treatment which can be independently verified, can be made within the first 48 hours.
There is no 14 day cooling off period when you are already travelling, so no refund is available in the event you cancel your policy, or return home early.