ExtraCover Insurance partners with the Lancashire Cricket Foundation
The only cricket club insurance policy supported by the ECB
ExtraCover Insurance, the counties most widely used dedicated Cricket Club Insurance product, run by Yorkshire based brokers Marshall Wooldridge, has signed an agreement with the Lancashire Cricket Foundation to become the preferred insurance partner for recreational cricket across the county.
The agreement will support campaigns to ensure cricket clubs affiliated to the County Cricket Club, have access to professional advice on cricket club insurance. In addition, the partnership will assist clubs and their members to provide the appropriate information to help them to protect their club, their players, their members and their equipment.
Speaking about the agreement Mark Dearden, Sports Development Manager for ExtraCover Insurance said, “We're delighted to be able to support recreational cricket in Lancashire with this agreement as the preferred provider of cricket club insurance.
"We know that as the agreement comes into force, the Lancashire Cricket Foundation will be able to signpost clubs to professional advice on cricket club insurance from the knowledgeable team we have.
"We'd love to meet, speak and communicate with as many cricket clubs as we can at seminars and club events, to get to know them better and to show them that we're on their side when it comes to providing best advice and recommending the correct levels of insurance cover.
"We look forward to working closely with Warren and everyone at the Lancashire Cricket Foundation on this partnership to support cricket clubs, we're confident we can provide a service to each and every one of Lancashire's clubs.”
Head of Cricket Business for Lancashire Cricket Club, Warren Hegg, said, “The Lancashire Cricket Foundation has received excellent service from Marshall Wooldridge over a number of years and we are delighted that they have extended their association with recreational clubs and leagues in and around Lancashire.
"This sponsorship agreement will aid Lancashire Cricket’s aim of developing cricket at a recreational level within the county.
"As an established and reputable company who provide insurance cover tailored to recreational cricket clubs, we welcome the opportunity to work closely with Mark, Richard and their team to ensure cricket clubs have the insurance required for their changing needs.’’
If your cricket club is affiliated to the Lancashire Cricket Foundation and you'd like to know what this agreement means to your club, please call the ExtraCover Insurance team free on 0800 289301.