European Health Insurance Card

For those of you who dont know, the European Health Insurance Card has replaced the E111 scheme. It basically covers you for free NHS treatment abroad - rather handy as just a broken arm can cost thousands abroad.

It is free and you can apply online at

mine only took 3 days to arrive, sods law if you leave it too late yours wont…

We had to hand it in to the race office before we commenced racing at Croix, just in case we landed up at hospital over there.