Windsurfing is a water surface activity in which people stand on a special 2 or 3 meters long boards powered by wind blowing the sails. Both professionals and amateurs practice windsurfing with pleasure because it is a fun and beneficial way to enjoy the summer.
Learning how to windsurf is quite difficult but it is worth all the efforts. Once you master it, the rousing feeling of control and power overwhelms you and makes windsurfing experience very vivid and impressive. Don’t even start comparing it with a gym workout because the advantages of windsurfing are numerous. Spending the day outdoors in the sun, absorbing Vitamin D known for its depression-fighting qualities, being physically and mentally involved in thrilling gliding over the water are only some of those.
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Other include cardiovascular health, core strengthening, increased endurance, burning calories, losing extra weight, staying fit, developing good reflexes and the feeling of balance, etc. Nevertheless, as any other active adventure activities windsurfing is quite risky. Beside high chances to get sunburns and catch a cold as a result of staying in water for a long time, one can also fall and get injured from the falling itself and from the board as well. In addition, windsurfing involves many muscle groups and without proper warm up they can easily be sprained.
In order to prevent serious accidents, it is recommended to train carefully, follow safety rules, wear appropriate clothing and have special gear in good condition. If you want to go windsurfing while staying abroad consider purchasing windsurfing travel insurance. Staying covered allows you travelling with a peace of mind and solving the results of possible accidents easier. Have a good trip!
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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.