Safari Canceled due to Military Commitments – Redpoint reimburses full travel costs

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Safari Canceled due to Military Commitments – Redpoint Reimburses Full Travel Costs Unforeseen events that cause trip cancellation can come at any time, and for many reasons. One recent Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client had a safari booked in Africa this summer, when his military commitments arose, forcing him to cancel his trip. As he […]

Walker climbing the South Sisters near Bend, OR

Aconcagua, take two. The ‘crazy grandma’ returns, and this time it’s personal

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Climbing for leukemia patient About nine months ago, we told you about a self-described “crazy grandma,” Ripcord client Lisa Walker, who is on a mission to climb the world’s seven highest summits. A triathlete and endurance runner and cyclist who regularly trains at altitude, Lisa was in excellent shape when she decided to take on […]

A client has to cancel Denali climb due to back injury. Ripcord reimburses $9.8K

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A ruptured disc kills a climb A Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client was training for a climb of Mt. Denali when he injured his back and soon found himself in chronic pain. The 28-year-old went to the hospital for tests, which revealed that he had suffered a herniated disc. His attempt at summiting North America’s […]