Ripcord reimburses canceled Namibia trip after a death in the family; climber reimbursed for trip delay to Nepal

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Benefits of comprehensive travel insurance A Texas man canceled his planned trip to Africa after his mother’s death, and Ripcord reimbursed for his and his son’s insured trip cost. The 94-year old woman had fallen and broke her hip. She was taken to a local intensive care unit, and after two surgeries, passed away. Her […]

Redpoint joins Medal of Honor recipient on the links to benefit Navy SEAL Foundation

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Birdies for the Brave Every September, Redpoint Resolutions takes part in the nation’s largest “Birdies for the Brave” golf tournament, in Half Moon Bay, CA. “Birdies for the Brave” is a national outreach event that raises funds for numerous charities serving combat veterans, and the Half Moon Bay edition specifically benefits the Navy SEAL Foundation. […]

Ripcord reimburses victim of Hurricane Harvey airport shutdown

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Airports closed for days Flood waters from Hurricane Harvey in southeastern Texas shut down several airports around Houston, cancelling thousands of scheduled flights. A Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client was transferring flights in Seattle, when the airline announced that his onward flight to Houston had been cancelled due to the hurricane. With both George W. […]

Ripcord Ambassador Mark Hines’ paddle and peddle from London to the Black Sea

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Up the Rhine, down the Danube Endurance racer and Ripcord Ambassador Mark Hines has just wrapped up an epic stand-up paddle and bicycle ride across Europe, from London to the eastern shores of Bulgaria. With a paddle board that folds up into a trailer behind his bicycle, Mark made his way across the English Channel, […]