Injuries are an increasing number of becoming a greater inhibitor for many athletes, hindering their performance in sports activities and subjugating their ability to maximize their potential. Athletes are often prone to accidents, have a tendency to have low levels of personal accomplishment and are unable to meet and live up to their responsibility in sports. This paper discusses how the capabilities of a potential athlete are dimmed by accidents and what wants to be done to ensure that the accidents are not limitations to the development of sport talents.
Basketball is one of the most respected sports activities within the United States of America. The NFL league is one of the most followed leagues throughout the world. It is heightened in mainstream media channels, and the athletes who get to shine in the league often gain a celebrity status. However, there is a forgotten group of people in the sports league who do not get urgent attention since they are eliminated by the accidents acquired through sports.
Therefore, there is need to ensure that medical care in provided to the future athletes as in the case with the professional athletes. Maintaining competitiveness in the major sports leagues calls for the development and nurturing of the emerging talents. The emerging talents are often found in schools where students do not have adequate access to quality healthcare. The parts of the body that are often prone to accidents are knees and the ankles. Therefore, there is need to propose a medical insurance program for the emerging athletes, which would be subsidized by the sports federations to ensure that athletes do not lose their talents owing to accidents and injuries that could be treated.