Contact   Imprint   Advertising   Guidelines

Insurance

forum for kitesurfers


RobC
Rare Poster
Posts: 12
Joined: Thu Jan 10, 2002 1:00 am
Kiting since: 0
Brand Affiliation: None
Location: South Africa

Postby RobC » Thu Jan 10, 2002 8:47 pm

I am in SA and am really battling to get insured for public liability. does anyone have any suggestions or is anyone aware of where you would stand if your kite triggered a huge accident?

User avatar
murdoc
Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 1949
Joined: Mon Nov 12, 2001 1:00 am
Kiting since: 0
Brand Affiliation: None
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Contact:

Postby murdoc » Thu Jan 10, 2002 9:10 pm

where u would stand?

well - in deeeeeeep shit......


many kiting-associations
offer an insurance when u join.
and some insurances offer kiting if you ask.
but always get it in written form - accept nothing they just tell you.
explain the sport and ask what they can do.
a windsurfing-only insurance won't pay.....

Guest

Postby Guest » Thu Jan 10, 2002 11:04 pm

Contact the American Kitefliers Association about second party liability coverage. To my knowledge it is the only coverage available in the USA today for individual kitesurfers. The $200k coverage is available for the incredibly reasonable annual membership fee of $30. USD. The AKA website is at: http://aka.kite.org/.

Rick Iossi
FKA


Return to “Kitesurfing”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], Vantage and 15 guests