Sportscover is thrilled to announce that it has been appointed by Athletics Australia as the sport’s insurance partner, with support and facilitation by Honan. Sportscover will provide protection to athletes across all levels, from the most junior to the most senior athletes competing at the professional level.
Sportscover is a leading global sports insurer and has been protecting many National Sports Organisations in Australia in areas of Personal Accident, Public Liability, Travel and Cyber security for 35 years.
Athletics Australia Chief Executive Office, Peter Bromley says “Athletics Australia is thrilled to work with Sportscover as our official insurance partner. As a sport, we take a lot of pride in keeping our community safe both on and off the track, and we’re looking forward to working with a business that will understand the priorities of our organisation.”
Simon Allatson, Sportscover’s CEO says “Sportscover Australia recognises the significance of our new partnership with Athletics Australia and Little Athletics Australia as the sport moves towards the One Athletics model. Both organisations play a critical role in providing opportunities for all Australians to stay active and healthy, as well as to compete, and we are delighted to be able to provide protections for the sport’s athletes at all levels. This partnership is one we value immensely and we are looking forward to building it over the long-term.”
“Honan is delighted to be working with Athletics Australia and Little Athletics Australia. With an established portfolio of sporting clients both at the district and professional level, along with a rich history of employee involvement on and off the track, sport is in our DNA. To have the opportunity to partner with such iconic sporting associations to deliver industry leading risk solutions and keep their communities safe, along with Sportscover, is a privilege,” says Brad Tymmons, Group Head of Client Engagement.
Sportscover will protect athletes across the nation both in and out of competition.