Who we are

Our underwriting team has been doing the heavy lifting, and fighting the corner for the sports, leisure and entertainment industries for over 30 years. We are a market leading specialist catering to a wide selection of clients from well over 100 national governing bodies to leisure trusts to gyms to bespoke schemes down to individual sports coaches.

Underpinning our specialist knowledge is A rated capacity to ensure our clients have the protection they need giving them the confidence to get on with what they do best.

Sportscover Europe and Active Underwriting Board Members
Steve Gowland
Chairman
Martin Crannis
CEO
Roger Draper
Non-Executive Director
Charles Singh
Director
Underwriting and Service Team
Paddy Charlton
Head of Business Development
Chloe Allen
Underwriting Assistant
Chris Briscoe – McLeary
Assistant Underwriter
Sarina Crannis
Underwriting Administration Assistant
Edina Davey
Senior Finance Assistant
Tina Roberts
Senior Claims Officer
Tony Wood
Senior Claims Technician
Sam Nelson
Office Manager
Max Atkinson
Senior Underwriter
Neil Bowman
Underwriter
AREAS OF SPECIALISM
Our products reflect the needs of an ever-changing marketplace, and we work with our clients to ensure that our service to them remains fit-for-purpose and matches the risks they face.
Sport
Leisure
Entertainment
PRODUCTS
  • Personal Accident
  • Public Liability/ Professional Indemnity
  • Directors and Officers
  • Employers’ Liability
  • Property
  • Sports Travel
  • Legal Expenses
  • Property
  • Contingency
  • Event cancellation
  • Public Liability
  • Employers’ Liability
  • Legal Expenses
  • Ticket Refund
Our approach
We go the distance for our brokers and clients

We are a leader in our field and as a niche market expert; our brokers and clients expect us to have the specialist knowledge and insight to provide the right solution to their insurance needs.

By taking an holistic approach to risk, we are able to integrate into sport and leisure at multiple, utilising a number of different methods. Through collaboration, commercial sponsorship agreements and the development of bespoke risk management guides we go the extra mile to drive the insurance requirements of the sectors served.