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specialist Horseball Insurance in minutes


Feefo 2024

Independent Service Rating based on
4770 verified reviews.

Feefo 2024

Independent Service Rating based on
4770 verified reviews.

Our Horseball Insurance policy options

Put simply, we offer three different policy options…

1. Travel Insurance

Our Sports Travel Insurance will cover you whilst playing horseball abroad for leisure or competition, and includes cover for medical and repatriation costs, trip cancellation and curtailment, plus more.

2. Travel Insurance Bolt-On

If you have an existing travel insurance policy in place with another provider such as your bank but it does not include cover for horseball, we can provide a bolt-on style of protection for your trip.

3. Sports Accident Insurance

Our Sports Accident Insurance is designed to protect you whilst playing horseball in the UK, whether that be for leisure or competition. The policy provides a range of benefits including personal accident and income protection.

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Why choose us

30 Years Experience

We have been providing tailored Sports Insurance policies for over 30 years, and today protect more than 57,000 customers a year.

Professional Claims Handling

We work with leading claims handlers to make sure our customers experience a prompt and professional service when making a claim.

Underwritten by Experts

We’re pleased to offer tailored cover from AXA XL, a leading provider of insurance in the sports and leisure industry.

UK Based Customer Service Team

Our highly experienced Sales team are available to help support you with any questions that you might have.

5-Star Customer Service Rating

Thousands of happy customers have awarded us a 5-star customer service score on the independent feedback platform, Feefo.

500+ Sports Covered

Being a specialist in Sports Insurance, we provide cover for over 500 different sports & activities, far more than other providers.

What makes our policy different?

Many standard travel insurance policies will not cover horseball as standard and even if they do, there will likely be exclusions for taking part in competitions, making a specialist policy necessary in these cases.

At SportsCover Direct we cover horseball among the 500 other sports activity we insure. If you or your team are travelling abroad to take part in horseball, our Sports Travel Insurance will not only cover you for the standard travel eventualities such as trip delays, cancellations and lost baggage but also protects you should you suffer an injury and need medical attention. 

Likewise, if you are participating in the UK, our Sports Accident policy can protect you with benefits such as broken bone, personal accident and income protection cover. 

Simply select the policy which best suits your needs and you will be instantly insured.

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Why do you need Horseball Insurance?

We classify horseball as high risk and hazardous sport. All equine sports carry a degree of danger and with the balls flying at high speed, that risk is increased.

Horseball is a fast-paced team sport, falls are the most common reason for injuries, in addition to head, arm, wrist, knee and ankle traumas. In rare cases, the backbone gets injured, or a muscle could rupture.

It is important to take out comprehensive horseball insurance when participating in this sport to cover you should you be injured. However, due to the nature of the sport all liability claims are excluded.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes – we don’t consider a horseball competition to be riskier than doing the activity as a leisure pursuit, so we don’t charge a higher premium for that.

Yes, our Horseball Travel Insurance can generally be taken out even if you have a medical condition. We can almost always offer cover at no extra cost, but occasionally our underwriters may apply special terms if you subsequently needed to make a claim relating to your condition.

You can purchase our Horseball Travel Insurance online up until 74 years old. Above this age, you would need to call us on 01494 484800 and we will be able to refer your quote to our underwriters. Please note, our quotes are based on your age at the start date of cover.

* 10% online discount applies to our Sports Travel Insurance and Activity TopUp policies only. 

** Data relates to Sports Travel Insurance claims from Jan 2023 to Dec 2023 inclusive.

*** Feefo rating relates to Sports Travel Insurance claims review score from Jan 2023 to Dec 2023 inclusive. 

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