Review: Velosure cycle insurance

Phoebe McCrostie By Phoebe McCrostie

Key policy features

  • Velosure cyclist insurance includes rescue breakdown cover as standard
  • Worldwide cover up to 90 days
  • Includes sports cover for triathlons, cyclocross and road racing among other events as standard
  • All-round policy for many different types of cyclists including commuters, competitive racers and those who take their bike abroad
  • You can get a quick quote from Velosure here


Chesire-based company Velosure specialise in cycling insurance for both retailers and customers. They are a trading name of LawShield UK Ltd.

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Overview of cover provided by Velosure

The main benefits of cycling insurance cover with Velosure are:

  • Theft and accidental damage cover
  • Up to 90 days worldwide cover as standard
  • New-for-old replacement with no deprecation in value for wear and tear or older bikes
  • Up to £2m public liability insurance as standard, with the option to increase this to £5m as an additional extra, in case of accidental damage to property or pedestrians
  • Sports cover included as standard for: competitive road racing, competitive mountain biking, triathlons, duathlons and ironman events, cyclocross and track racing
  • Free legal advice included with any policy
  • Bike box cover as standard up to £500, in case it's damaged or stolen
  • Optional personal accident cover
  • Optional cover for cycling clothing and accessories up to £250 or £500

How much does insurance cover from Velosure cost?

The cost of premiums for Velosure cycle insurance depends on the value of the bike/s insured, your postcode, as well as if you want any optional extras.

As an example, insuring a Trek Emonda S 6 (worth around £1,500) at a Milton Keynes postcode, with no additional extras, would cost £8.91 a month, or a one-off payment of £97.25

You can get a personalised quote for your bike from Velosure here.

What do Velosure insurance customer reviews say?

We couldn't find any UK customer reviews for Velosure because it's a relatively new company.

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