High performance boats need high performance insurance

If your speedboat does over 65 mph, then it needs serious protection. Insurance protection, that is. For over 35 years, Markel Specialty has focused on high performance boat insurance.

We understand a high performance boat policy isn’t like a typical boat policy. Each Markel high performance policy can be customized to fit you, your budget, and your boating style. That means a whole lot of peace of mind for you.

The Markel® difference:

  • Dedicated marine underwriters and marine claims specialists who provide prompt, responsive service
  • Customizable coverage to suit your boating style–FAST
  • Affordable rates
  • Flexible payment options

Your boat is not just another boat. It’s a speed boat. We understand that.

Going fast–really fast–requires focus, a high level of competency, and state-of-the-art equipment.

With over 35 years of experience insuring high performance watercrafts, we understand the problems you can encounter as the owner of a very, very fast boat. And that’s why you should choose us for your marine insurance.

Speed boat insurance that offers flexible coverage - what an idea!

With over 35 years of experience, Markel Specialty knows about insuring almost anything from standard watercraft liability to personal effects that fly overboard.

We even insure emergency towing, pollution liability, and windstorm extra expense. And we can show you how to save big with money saving discounts.

Accidents happen and when they do, we are here to help. Learn about our upfront claims process and how you can help.
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  • Affordable rates

    "Excellent value for cost. Your staff was very courteous and knowledgeable and made everything EXTREMELY easy."

    Rick C. | Boat insurance customer | May, 2018

  • Top notch customer service

    "In over 20 years of boating I've never had anything like this happen. Your speedy attention to my claim helped alleviate some of the stress this has caused me. Thank you!"

    Imrli B. | Boat insurance customer | July, 2017

  • Marine insurance leader

    "Markel is undeniably the best marine insurance company I have dealt with in 45 years of boating."

    Harry K. | Boat insurance customer | June, 2018

  • Fast and fair claims process

    "Excellent claims service in time of need. This has to be the best Insurance Company out there. I always recommend Markel to all my boating friends."

    Frank T. | Boat insurance customer | June, 2017

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