TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Ingle International is proud to support Special Olympics Team Canada and provide the necessary travel insurance and emergency assistance services to the more than 140 athletes, coaches, and staff bound for the 2013 World Winter Games in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea.
A worldwide leader in travel insurance solutions, Ingle International is accustomed to providing coverage for all types of traveller. Special Olympics Canada approached this particular insurance provider because of its reputation for researching, recommending, and providing the best products available to suit the needs of each client. Dedicated staff members worked with Special Olympics Canada to find the best solution for the needs of this group.
"To an insurer, covering the 2013 Special Olympics Team Canada presents several unique challenges," explains Robin Ingle, CEO of Ingle International. "Not only do these athletes need amateur sports coverage for injury or accident related to their respective events, but they also require coverage for any pre-existing intellectual disabilities."
"Fortunately, we have a history of providing special needs products to these types of groups," Ingle adds. "Athletes who participated in previous Summer Olympics, Winter Olympics, and Pan American Games have come to us for their insurance needs. Finding the right coverage for our Special Olympics team fit perfectly with what we do. I feel confident that Special Olympics Team Canada landed in the Republic of Korea with the peace of mind necessary to excel at the games."
When the 2013 games kick off on January 29th, Special Olympics Team Canada's athletes, coaches, and staff will be protected with comprehensive travel medical insurance from Ingle International, including coverage for unforeseen injury or illness, hospitalization, and emergency transportation.
The Ingle Group of Companies
The Ingle Group of Companies has specialized in insurance, health care, and assistance services since 1946. The Ingle Group provides customized travel insurance solutions and emergency assistance services to worldwide travellers, and helps clients navigate their health care options whether at home or abroad. Representing insurers worldwide, Ingle International can find the right insurance product for the unique travel needs of groups and individuals.
Visit www.specialolympics.org to learn more about the 2013 Special Olympics.
SOURCE: Ingle International Inc.
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Contact Matt Davies, Senior Product Specialist at Ingle International, at
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