We offer a wide range of tailor made insurance products to individuals, businesses and associations involved in the global sports industry.

And just like the sportsmen and women we work with, we are competitive; we believe we deliver the best service and the most innovative insurance solutions.

Our expertise includes Personal Accident, Property and Event Liability, Event Cancellation, and Prize Bonus cover. We also provide cover for medical expenses, repatriation as well as Career Ending Injury products. We work with professional athletes, teams, sports managing agents, governing bodies and associations, promoters, sponsors and the people who own and operate the sports stadia. 

As a respected Lloyd’s of London broker, we at Ellis Clowes have extensive market relationships with experienced insurers and work with the very best practitioners for injury management, recovery treatment and crisis/risk management for large scale events and championships.

We work with some of the biggest names in global sport; from the world of professional cycling to golf, tennis, and rugby.  We offer discreet, service driven insurance cover for every eventuality.

Professional athletes demand the very best and choose us because we look after them, personally, whatever the challenge.

“From their very beginnings as TL Clowes and throughout the recent evolution, the team of people has shared the aim of Williams F1 – to adapt to change and competitive challenges.”
Sir Frank Williams, Williams F1
“Ellis Clowes has provided a dynamic and timely response to our evolving needs in the rapidly changing and high risk environments in which we operate and through our growth and ultimately our merger; making it the perfect insurance partner.”
Christopher Beese , Olive Group
“I’ve trusted the team at Ellis Clowes now for many years. They have an excellent track record providing bespoke motorsport insurance products and have been efficient and professional when I needed their claims services in the past. I’ve happily recommended Ellis Clowes to my colleagues.”
Mark Webber, Former F1 driver & Porsche LMP1 Driver
“Our partnership with Ellis Clowes has been excellent from the start. Both companies share the same values and, as it turns out, we are very complementary. These two ingredients provide a very strong foundation for cooperation now and in the future.”
Christian Dijkhof, Principal – Autosport Insurance
“I’d like to thank Ellis Clowes for their support of several of our clients at MB Partners. It gives them the security and peace of mind to do what they do best in their respective sports, and they can step outside the front door in the morning knowing all their insurance needs have been taken care of by Ellis Clowes.”
Mark Blundell, Former F1 Driver & CEO of MB Partners
“The GPDA is pleased to have the support of Ellis Clowes”
Grand Prix Drivers Association
“Ellis Clowes offer a high quality of personal service, understand our needs and go the extra mile to make sure we have the right cover at the right price. Their personal, high quality service is what sets them apart along with their ability to react quickly and efficiently to any changes we need.”
Dominic Reilly, Chief Executive, Dom Reilly
“Ellis Clowes secured not only a substantial reduction in the cost of our event cancellation and public liability insurance but also improved our cover. The team have been highly responsive and proactive in our dealings and we hope this is the start of a long term relationship.”
Adrian Farnell, Director of Finance, Cheltenham Festivals
“I’ve been hugely impressed by the quality of the service provided by Ellis Clowes, and their ability to find insurance coverage for complex risk in some of the world’s most dangerous territories”
Simon Reeve, Adventurer and TV Presenter
“Ellis Clowes has looked after our insurance needs for many years and we value their excellent service and professional approach in a complex sector.”
Robert Lamb, CEO, RMSI Medical Rescue
“At Neptune we have found that year on year, the team at Ellis Clowes has provided a service that is highly professional, very responsive and of excellent value.”
Carl Sykes, Managing Director, Neptune Maritime Security

Our sport specialists

Tim Nagle
Tim NagleManaging Director
Tom Ellis
Tom EllisDirector