Sports Travel International, Traveling, and the Coronavirus Outbreak
Whatever your next adventure, you can book with confidence.
As vaccination roll-outs gather speed across the world, we feel that we can tentatively start looking forward to travelling again at some point in the not too distant future. We continue to see a lot of interest in our tours and holidays, but we are aware that there is still a lot of uncertainty when considering future travel.
We would like to provide you with a further update at this point, regarding how the ongoing situation may affect your future booking with us. In the below Q&A page you may find useful information that will hopefully answer your questions. Before contacting us, please read this page. If after reading the Q&A page you still feel the need to contact us, please do so by email or call us on + 353 1 963 0310 and we will respond to your queries as soon as possible.
Whether you’re a runner, cyclist, triathlete or a sports fan, when you’re ready for your next adventure, book your travel package with confidence knowing that the experienced Sports Travel International team have been taking athletes to amazing events for over 30 years.
Here’s what we’re doing to give you that all important peace of mind.
8th February 2021
To all of our Customers at Sports Travel International,
After a busy and exciting start to the year, for all the right reasons, with lots of events coming BRAND NEW to Sports Travel on our calendar, new developments in our cycling and triathlon programmes, and lots of interest in our tours and holidays generally; we now find ourselves in an unprecedented period of uncertainty caused by the ever-evolving situation that is the global COVID-19 outbreak.
Sports Travel International is one of Our Ireland’s most reputable sports tour operators. We are licensed and bonded with CAR, the Commission for Aviation Regulation. In Ireland, all travel organisers selling travel packages originating in Ireland to destinations overseas are required to be licensed and bonded with the CAR, The aim of this is to provide consumer protection for refund and, if necessary, repatriation.
Things are developing at an incredible rate, and we will keep you updated as best we can, as things unfold. Now, I’d like to provide you with an update about how this ongoing situation may currently affect your future booking with us. We’ve created a new Q&A page which you may find useful, where we can hopefully answer your questions. Before contacting us, please read this page if you have any concerns or questions. If, after reading the Q&A page, you still feel the need to contact us, please do so by email and we will reply to you as soon as possible. Please allow for longer than usual response times in this busy period.
Financial security of your booking with us
Sports Travel International is Ireland’s largest independent sports tour operator. We have been in business for over 30 years, and because we are firm believers in putting our customers first, and in doing business responsibly, we are members of leading tourism industry organisations such as the CARSscheme. All the monies paid by our customers to us for their travel packages are protected by our licence. Before you book your holiday we advise you to look out for indication that your travel provider has membership for these organisations, so you know you are dealing with a reputable company.
Please be assured that our brilliant people in Manchester, Dublin and Senlis, France are doing everything they can and cooperating with our partners worldwide to minimise any disruption to your events and holidays. Our number one priority is and will always be the health and safety of our team and our customers.
We are proud of how we handled this crisis and how, throughout 2020 and into 2021, we’ve put our customers first.
We look forward to running, cycling, and enjoying iconic events with you, at one of our events or sports holidays, soon.