SPORTS and RECREATION

At Cansure, we recognize the unique needs of business operations in the Eco/Adventure-Tourism and Recreation sectors. To help you confidently navigate these risks with your clients we have developed complete Property and Casualty programs to assist you with these difficult placements. Cansure offers expert underwriters, industry-leading wordings and liability limits up to $70 million.

Whether your client’s business involves soaring high through the trees, paddling down a lazy river, or just providing a break for mom and dad while the kids jump through tunnels or climb walls, you can be sure that we have a product to fit all your needs!

Our modular policy makes it easy to add our specialty wrap coverage: Property and Liability Terrorism Coverage, Cyber and Data Breach Coverage, Legal Expense Coverage, Earthquake Deductible Buy-Down Coverage, Group Accident Coverage and Environmental Impairment Liability, all on the same policy.

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Julia Ion
Julia Ion(604) 539-5317 jion@cansure.com

Senior Underwriter, Sports and Recreation/Group Accident Practice Leader

Julia Ion entered the Insurance industry in 2001. Since then, she has built a reputation as an authority on sport and recreational risks. As a longstanding Chartered Insurance Professional, Julia combines her depth of knowledge in this challenging niche with her passion for helping people in a way that inspires brokers’ confidence that they are delivering first-class products to their clients. It is her commitment to the education of brokers in this specialty market that sets her apart from the competition. This approach of customer-centricity and a passion for risk management and risk transfer has also allowed Julia to develop strong skills serving clients in the hospitality and other industry segments.

Christine Jaberg
Christine Jaberg(604) 539-5313 cjaberg@cansure.com

Branch Manager Langley, Great Outdoors Program Practice Leader

Christine Jaberg’s career spans over 30 years, including 15 years working on the insurance broker side before moving into underwriting. She has been with Cansure for 15 years, writing Commercial Property and Liability, and is now Branch Manager of the Langley office  with specialization in Resorts and Lodges (Great Outdoors program) and recreational risks. Christine holds the Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration; she is also currently working towards her Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation. Christine is an experienced underwriter with a broad expertise who would be happy to discuss your insurance needs.

Ian Mitchell
Ian Mitchell(416)561-1683 imitchell@cansure.com

Team Lead, Commercial Lines 

Ian Mitchell has been in the Insurance industry since 2005,  having worked for some of the top insurers in Canada as well as spending some time on the broker side of the business. He joined Cansure in 2020 as a Business Development Representative for Eastern Canada and has since moved on into becoming the Team Lead for Commercial Lines. Ian is a passionate and trusted Insurance Professional with a proven track record of success in the Business Development, Adverse Risk Management and Expertise in Casualty Risk Placement. An industry focus in Specialty Lines business, specifically hard to place Sports, Recreation, Motorsports and Entertainment, keep him driving business forward and putting in that extra effort on every account.