Insurance for running, trekking, helicopter rescue & altitude in Nepal

Insurance is necessary for this race. In the first edition, helicopter evacuation was required. Please insure yourself accordingly. You will be required to present your insurance details at the race briefing.

Evacuation only

  1. Global rescue helicopter evacuation in nepalAn evacuation-only plan is Global Rescue.  It is excluding medical cover which you may already have though an existing policy. Slightly expensive, but often chosen for people who travel to less developed and remote places.

Evacuation and medical

Insurance company name Insurance company email address
BMC insure@thebmc.co.uk
Bupa ihi@ihi.com
Travel Insurance Direct service@tid.com.au
World Nomads (Bupa Global) emergency@ihi.com
Cover-more travel insurance info@covermore.com.au
QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited qbeassist@qbe.com
Travel Guard inquire@travelguard.com
MedEX Insurance Services assistance@uhcglobal.com
Snowcard assistance@snowcard.co.uk