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Insurance

Kilmarnock Harrier & Athletic Club are affiliated to Scottish Athletics and are insured through British Athletics (UKA):

“As an athlete who has paid (or is deemed to have paid) subscriptions to a club or organisation affiliated to UKA, England Athletics, Scottish Athletics, Athletics Northern Ireland, or Welsh Athletics, you are automatically provided with insurance cover which applies while you are involved in “athletics activities.” This not only relates to training and competing, but also club / region administrative meetings as well as when part of a team representing UKA, England Athletics, Scottish Athletics, Athletics Northern Ireland, or Welsh Athletics. “

“A Coach or Leader who holds a current UKA pass and licence in the discipline being coached is automatically provided with public liability insurance cover which applies while you are involved in “athletics activities”. This relates not only relates to training, club / region administrative meetings but also when undertaking coaching for other non UKA affiliated bodies. It covers unqualified people so long as they are under the direct control of a qualified licensed Coach or Leader and are merely carrying out instructions given to them by that Coach or Leader. Whether a coach is paid or unpaid is not relevant, the cover applies providing the Coach or Leader is acting within the terms of a current pass and licence. “

“As a UKA affiliated club or organisation, you are automatically provided with insurance cover related to your club’s “athletics activities”. This not only means training and competitions, but also club / region administrative meetings, social and fund raising activities organised by the club.”