four people in a high performance boat insured by Markel Insurance

Yacht Insurance

Over 32 feet


Boat Insurance

32 feet and under


High Performance Boat Insurance

Boat Insurance: Faster than 66 mph


Sailboat Insurance

Longer than 32 feet


High Performance Boat Insurance

Markel high performance boat insurance –
covering FAST for over 20 years!

At high speeds, there is no room for error. Going fast requires focus, a high level of competency, and state-of-the-art equipment. You shouldn’t expect any less from your performance boat insurance company.

For over 20 years, Markel has insured more go-fast boats with our high performance boat insurance than any other performance boat insurance company on the water. Markel’s high performance boat insurance covers a wide range of Cat and Vee hulls, capable of eye-watering speeds.

You’ve worked hard, and have become successful – don’t risk not protecting yourself. Our high performance boat insurance experts will help you get the proper protection with the service you deserve.

Markel high performance boat insurance offers many great coverage features including:

  • Agreed Value available for most performance boats
  • Protect and Recover – in addition to Watercraft and Equipment limit
  • Boat Lift coverage option
  • Medical Payments included
  • Trailer Coverage
  • Personal Effects included
  • Uninsured Watercraft included 
  • Emergency Towing and Assistance included
  • Pollution Liability included

If you are not using your boat, we offer a Transit and Storage option that will significantly reduce your premium.

To find out more about high performance boat insurance, visit our interactive coverage module.

Save big on your high performance boat insurance.

You can save on your performance boat insurance policy by taking advantage of these discounts:

  • Safety Equipment
  • Mature Operator
  • Safety School

Those who are financially responsible can save even more!

Official sponsor of Tres Martin’s Performance Boat School

As part of our commitment to high performance boat owners, Markel supports Tres Martin’s Performance Boat School. As a world champion, Tres can elevate your skills, understanding and techniques that are imperative to safe operation. For more information on his course, visit

Help for the Unexpected

There’s more to high performance boat insurance than coverage and price. What happens when you have a claim? Markel’s Claim Professionals are seasoned marine specialists, who enjoy boating as much as you do. Markel works with the best marine surveyors to expedite your claim and make things as easy as possible for you. Find out more about Markel Marine’s Insurance Claim Service.

Ready to get an insurance quote? Choose the option that best suits you: